Can the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) push harder on biometrics?
February 1st, 2017
Congress initiated a requirement for an integrated entry-exit system as part of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996. As part of US VISIT in 2003, they added a requirement for the system to have biometric technology. Will this finally be the year that Congress paves the way for CBP to get the job done? Read more about this topic here.
More Facial Recognition Sensationalism – Daily Mail
January 31st, 2017
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4167854/New-York-install-facial-recognition-cameras.html Beware fake news! Face recognition linkage to social media platforms are not envisioned by the TBTA While the NY/NJ Triboro Bridge and Tunnel Authority (TBTA) is looking for sources for face recognition technology (source: https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/3428597-RFI.html) the concept of linking the faces seen on NY roadways to social media platforms is pure fiction created by Ms. Miller.