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Biometric Technology Global Deployment


Biometric Technology Global Deployment

Iris scan helps Syrian refugees in Jordan receive UN supplies in 'blink of eye'
October 6, 2016

Non-U.S. citizens leaving U.S. at Otay Mesa tracked through iris, facial scans
February 18, 2016

Aadhaar began operation in 2011 in India, whose government is enrolling the iris patterns (and other biometrics) of all 1.2 billion citizens for the Aadhaar scheme for entitlements distribution, run by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). This program enrolls about one million persons every day, across 36,000 stations operated by 83 agencies. By October 2015, the number of persons enrolled exceeded 926 million.
India To Register Entire Population Using Aadhaar Digital ID: World Bank
January 14, 2016

Smartphone made by Fujitsu and sold by Japan's largest mobile phone operator leads the charge towards iris-recognition technology
March 14, 2015

Fujitsu may bring ID-checking palm scanners to smartphones
March 3, 2014

A U.S. Air Force airman scans an Afghan woman's iris in the waiting area of the Egyptian Hospital at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan.
June 18, 2013

Palm Scanners to Pay for School Lunches, Pinellas County, Fla.
November 25, 2012