Tech Digest daily roundup: Eurostar trials biometric recognition

Image: Eurostar Continental rail operator Eurostar is set to trial a new biometric identity verification technology that promises seamless travel across borders. Created by identity, payments and data protection developer Entrust, the system allows travellers to register their face and passport ahead of travel for a touch-free journey through border checks. Once at St Pancras or other…

Santander introduces Phone ID and Voice ID for telephone banking customers

Santander customers will no longer need to remember and key in security numbers when accessing telephone banking, as the bank introduces voice and phone recognition technology. Telephone banking customers will be offered the option of verifying their identity through technology which will recognise their voice and where they are calling from. Santander is doing a…