The Queensland Government is to invest Aus$8.3m (€5.3m/US$6.1m/£4.7m) in facial recognition technology and other tools in a bid to enhance security at a number of major venues in Brisbane.
The t... Tags: 2018 Commonwealth Games, Brisbane, Facial Recognition, Major Venues, Queensland, Security, Technology
Up to 40,000 UK Ticketmaster customers may have had “some personal or payment information” stolen following a security breach at the ticketing giant. Ticketmaster admitted it had been hacked by... Tags: Data Breach, Hack, Inbenta Technologies, Personal Data, Safety, Security, Ticketing, Ticketmaster
Croatian football club NK Osijek has teamed up with Hungarian security firm BioSec to implement a stadium access control system at its home ground. The 20,000-capacity Gradski vrt stadium had the B... Tags: BioSec, Croatia, NK Osijek, Security, Stadium Access Control, Stadium Gradski Vrt, Ticketing, World Cup
An undisclosed London stadium is set to deploy facial recognition software to allow for ticketless entry via a partnership with AnyVision. The system uses artificial intelligence to scan the whole ... Tags: AI, AnyVision, Facial Recognition, London Stadium, Safety, Security
Husnain Rashid, an alleged supporter of the so-called Islamic State, has been accused of calling for terror attacks to take place at football stadia across the UK.
Woolwich Crown Court in London hear... Tags: Football Stadia, Islamic State, Safety, Security, Terrorism, Vodafone Arena
Fans will enjoy a safer and better experience at this summer’s FIFA World Cup thanks to enhanced security features integrated within the tickets, according to Russia 2018’s official ticket produce... Tags: Entry, RFID, Russia 2018, Safety, Security, Ticketing
Any basketball fan will know that strong ‘defense’ is the key to success, and it’s just the same with the sport’s biggest arenas. STAPLES Center is not only one of the NBA’s most prestigi... Tags: AEG, Basketball, Los Angeles, NBA, Security, Staples Center
Madison Square Garden (MSG) in New York has been using facial recognition technology as part of an effort to enhance security, a number of sources have revealed. Citing unnamed insiders familiar wi... Tags: Facial Recognition, Madison Square Garden, MSG, New York, Safety, Security
Portuguese Primera Liga football club Porto’s away match against Estoril was abandoned yesterday (Monday) amid fears that a stand at the Estadio Antonio Coimbra da Mota stadium would collapse. Se... Tags: Estadio Antonio Coimbra da Mota, Estoril, Porto, Safety, Security, Stand
Dozens of fans were injured after a glass barrier collapsed during a national team football match at the Jaber al-Ahmad International Stadium in Kuwait on Friday.
Omani supporters rushed to greet th... Tags: Football, Jaber al-Ahmad International Stadium, Kuwait, Oman, Safety, Security