Microsoft has offered case scenarios of how its VOIP calling service Skype can authenticate identity using the Aadhaar database to the government. The company said that it already supports iris authentication on Windows 10. Bhaskar Pramanik, Microsoft’s India chairman said that Skype could especially be used to authenticate users who access government services. Microsoft begun working on a pilot to…
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