As the use of biometrics grows, so does the need for a framework that guarantees its ethical and responsible deployment. With no laws in place to specifically govern the application of biometrics, organizations are collaborating around best practices. We look at the guidelines these organizations are creating and ask: what does biometrics best practice really mean?
Meanwhile, the NFC technology market is moving – and moving quickly. In August it was revealed that half the world’s population will be using digital wallets, which largely rely on NFC, by 2024. And while contactless payment is what most people associate with NFC, we explore the other innovative ways it is being used, from diamond tracking to cyclist safety.