The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is looking for vendors to run its “National Data Warehouse,” Read More: Feds Looking for Company to Run ‘National Data Warehouse’ for Obamacare, Medicare | The Weekly Standard.
Pursuant to its phased implementation of the REAL ID Act, which establishes minimum standards for the production and issuance of state-issued driver’s licenses and identification cards and prohibits federal agencies from accepting non-compliant versions of these documents for official purposes, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently announced an extension of document enrollment rules. According […]
The REAL ID Act prohibits federal agencies, effective May 11, 2008, from accepting a state-issued driver’s license or identification card for any official purpose unless the license or card is issued by a State that meets the requirements set forth in the Act. Read More: Implementation Dates Delayed for REAL ID-Compliant Driver Licenses, ID Cards […]
Alabama residents still have at least a year to obtain a new form of identification needed for all domestic flights without using a passport. Robyn Bryan, spokesperson for the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, said there is still time for people to get a STAR ID to travel on commercial aircraft or access federal facilities […]
Nigeria’s Senate President Senator David Mark has tasked the National Identity Management Commission to expedite action on the issuance of the biometrics national identity card to Nigerians. Read More: Business – National ID Card Needed to Stop Crimes in Nigeria- Senate President | Nigerian Bulletin – Trending News & Updates.
Mercer Island, Washington is contemplating on signing an interlocal agreement with King County to install fingerprint identification systems in police cars that are designed to improve efficiency, according to a report by Mercer Island Reporter. Provided by the County, the new $1,150 mobile ID devices are designed to help police officers identify suspects in […]
The Sutton Family has gone from cash to plastic. They’re just one of a growing number of families using less cash for everyday spending. Read More: Why more American families are going cashless.
A last-minute effort by Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., to defeat what he called “one of the most egregious sections of law I’ve encountered during my time as a representative” has failed in Congress. Read More: Move to protect privacy fails in Congress.
By day there were tech entrepreneurs, students, web designers and IT consultants – but that night they were going to be transformed into cyborgs. Read More: BBC News – The rise of the Swedish cyborgs.
In Jordan, you can walk up to a bank teller and get your eyes scanned in lieu of using a bankcard. In Japan, ATMs authenticate your identity using the vein patterns in your finger. Digital evolution is upon us and financial companies are racing to become the first in the world to integrate biometrics […]