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“Perpetual, irrevocable”: The privacy implications of FaceApp and facial recognition

Twitter users were happily sharing hilarious, elderly, wrinkled selfies of their future selves under the hashtag #faceappchallenge – then somebody pointed out FaceApp was developed by a Russian company. Read More

IDIS adds 2MP micro-dome to DirectIP range

IDIS has launched a 2MP micro-dome camera that slots discretely into upmarket retail and leisure locations. Part of the flagship […] Read More

Could you do more with your phone? With access control, you certainly can

We seem to use our smartphones for everything - yet mobile phones are actually under-utilised when it comes to building security and access management. Read More

Hospital security: Why access control should be at the centre of your strategy

When we think about ourselves or a loved one becoming injured or ill and needing professional care, we’d like to […] Read More

WATCH: ‘Touchless’ access control and deep learning video analytics showcased at IFSEC 2019

IDEMIA, a global leader in security and ‘augmented identity’ solutions, launched two ground-breaking products at IFSEC 2019. These innovations are discussed in two videos filmed at the London security show. Read More

Eagle Eye Networks partnership offers SALTO KS customers video-access control integration

Within the Salto KS mobile app, a user can now confirm a person’s identity via video before remotely granting access to a door. Video footage can be stored offsite in cloud back-up. Read More

Identity is the new security perimeter: A Q&A with ImageWare Systems

"We're the only company that offers true anonymous biometric security," Jim Miller, Chairman and CEO, ImageWare Systems, recently told SecuritySolutionsWatch.com. Read More

High-tech solutions that protect data centres from fire

Due to the growing usage of mobile data, consumption of rich internet content and data storage demand from a variety […] Read More

37 newly elected MEPs sign fire safety pledge

MEPs from 21 countries have backed the #Together4FireSafety campaign launched by Fire Safe Europe, whose members include researchers, firefighters, European associations and manufacturers of fire protection products. Read More

WATCH: The solution to wedged-open fire doors showcased by Fireco

Sam Iden, marketing manager at Fireco, demos a radio-activated door closing device and Pro Cloud, which helps installers identify maintenance requirements as soon as they arise. Read More



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