biometrics

In August, an appellate judge ruled against Facebook in a case claiming the tech company is illegally collecting and storing biometric data.
The lawsuit says the social media platform unlawfully stores people’s biometric data, pointing to its “tag suggestions” feature for photos.
A major mystery in a Burger King parking lot.
Edge himself is profoundly committed to the project. PTB ventures, a company he cofounded with David Fields, has invested in GovCoin, a blockchain app that the UK government is trialling for welfare claimants.
Today, over a fifth of the world's population remain perpetually invisible, over one in five people do not officially count. But they do, because every person counts. We need to give them the option to take off their invisibility cloaks when and if they choose.
We accept the fact that we are constantly being recorded because we expect this to have virtually no impact on our lives. But this balance may soon be upended by advancements in facial recognition technology.
On a footpath in Delhi I saw a young boy in tatters. He had no shoes. He had a basic mobile phone. He was reading aloud. Slowly
What is the real value for travelers and will it end up costing more to fly? The value of biometric identity for air travelers
Bank notes and silver coins are starting to feel incredibly primitive or quaint at best to an increasing number of shoppers
Drones, which are taking to the skies en masse, are the converging point for all of the weapons and technology already available