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Could facial recognition save Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam?

by • 1 month ago

An expert on the technology says using facial recognition on a decades-old photo is a "long shot at best."

San Francisco weighs nation's first facial recognition ban

by • 2 months ago

A new bill would ban San Francisco's city government from using facial recognition technology while adding significant limits on procuring any surveillance technology.

Atlanta airport opens first biometric terminal in U.S.

by • 4 months ago

Passengers on international flights with five airlines now have the option to go through every step of the boarding process using facial-recognition scans.

D.C. airports are selling their in-house facial-recognition system to other airports

by • 6 months ago

Washington Dulles International Airport is the latest terminal to adopt the new biometric screening technology, but when commercial options were too costly, it developed its own solution.

Facial recognition technology catches first impostor at D.C. airport

by • 7 months ago

A man departing from Sao Paulo attempted to use a French passport that turned out not to be his.

Despite public opposition, Bay Area Rapid Transit board moves forward on $20 million surveillance upgrades

by • 7 months ago

San Francisco area locals who showed up to a public meeting said they were "outraged" and "disgusted" at 12 proposals for new security upgrades on their train system.

Three homicides on Bay Area Rapid Transit spur $28 million high-tech security upgrade proposal

by • 7 months ago

The head of the San Francisco Bay area's public transit system wants to install newer video cameras and back them with "cutting edge video analytics."

Facial scanner at Seattle airport is the latest in growing federal biometric program

by • 8 months ago

Airlines say it's more convenient, immigration authorities say it will keep borders safe, but privacy advocates say the expanding program has already reached too far.

Orlando airport rolling out facial recognition on all international flights

by • 11 months ago

Orlando International will soon become the first U.S. airport to use biometric technology to screen all international passengers.

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