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IQ Biometrix, Inc

PO Box 270323
Houston, TX 77277-0323



IQ Biometrix Announces Beta Version of FACES 4.0 Software

FRESNO, Calif. July 15, 2002--IQ Biometrix, Inc., the operating entity of JVWeb, Inc. (OTCBB: JVWW.OB - News), a worldwide provider of facial comparison security software announced today that it has launched the beta version of FACES 4.0 software product and that it expects to introduce the final version in early Fall 2002.

FACES 3.0, The Ultimate Composite Picture has been a key element in the capture of criminals.

FACES 4.0 is based on an extensive library of over 5,000 different facial features - 1,200 more than version 3.0 - including scars, tattoos, earrings and piercings, and many other unique facial traits. The features can be combined, through the software program, into unique facial composites, which can be converted into unique 38-digit alphanumeric ID codes.

FACES 3.0 has been in the market for four years, and is used by more than 5,000 police and intelligence agencies, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the U.S. military. Through the application of a common alphanumeric ID code all of these law enforcement agencies can quickly and effectively work together to apprehend criminals. FACES also functions as a problem prevention application in several hundred schools. Learn more about FACES: www.iqbiometrix.com

With the launch of Faces 4.0, IQ Biometrix will offer a suite of related services available separately or as an integrated product/service offering including:

An e-learning course, teaching cognitive interviewing techniques for the law enforcement community using FACES
A standardization and authentication certification process for graduates of the e-learning course,
Academic accreditation for the course, and
An on-line community where law enforcement professionals, as well as interested civilians can congregate to share information, techniques, and success stories.
IQ Biometrix has a close relationship with the Fox Network television series "America's Most Wanted," (AMW) which is viewed by 15 million people weekly. AMW has adopted the FACES software as a crime-solving tool. The host of the series, John Walsh, is the official spokesperson for the FACES software. FACES is featured on the america's most wanted website's homepage at www.amw.com

Except for historical information, the matters set forth herein which are forward-looking statements involve certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ. Potential risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, the level of government, business and consumer spending for computer software; the market acceptance and amount of sales of the Company's products; the competitive environment within the facial recognition software industry, the Company's ability to raise additional capital, the extent and cost-effectiveness with which the Company is able to develop, acquire or license marketable products, and the market acceptance and successful technical and economic implementation of the Company's programs. Investors are directed to consider other risks and uncertainties in documents including, forms 8K and 10QSB, filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission, www.sec.gov.


Investor Contact:
Equity Communications
Robert Schechter, 212-499-6809



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