Debate over the biometrics program has lasted years and included multiple extensions of a pilot program which has taken in a sizable portion, though still a minority, of the country’s citizens.
SSI Staff · December 05, 2016
Officials say the technology would be able to identify suspects following two attacks by Islamist militants in the past month.
SSI Staff · August 24, 2016
The facial recognition market is expected to nearly triple by 2022, according to a new market research report. Increased investment in security systems is driving the market growth.
SSI Staff · May 03, 2016
The biometrics technology compares an image of travelers taken during the normal inspection process to the image stored on their ePassport.
SSI Staff · February 10, 2016
The airport now has APC kiosks in place capable of matching travelers’ faces to their images in their passports.
SSI Staff · October 05, 2015
The bank is also testing biometric authentication technology that scans the veins of smartphone users’ eyes to verify their identity.
SSI Staff · July 01, 2015
Washington Dulles International Airport officials are testing out facial recognition technology that will help to investigate individuals flying to the U.S. from another country.
SSI Staff · March 23, 2015
Global strategist Marc Goodman writes biometric security will offer many advantages, but will increasingly become a target for cyber espionage.
SSI Staff · February 25, 2015
Panasonic, Mitsubishi and others are working to deploy advanced ID authentication, wireless video surveillance, bomb detection, facial recognition and other security measures ahead of the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo.
SSI Staff · February 24, 2015
Once the camera knows a face, it will automatically start categorizing any video where it's picked one up and keep a running list of still images for people it recognizes.
SSI Staff · January 09, 2015