Fingerprint Technology Still Facing Resistance
Date: Saturday, February 03 @ 08:37:51 GMT
Topic: Biometrics


Clearly, the introduction of fingerprints for identification is still a controversial one. The latest backlack comes from British schools.
"The managing director of one of the firms supplying fingerprint scanners to British schools has vowed to come clean to parents about the arguments against the use of such biometric technology on children."
While there is resistance to unproven applications of computer vision, awareness ought to be raised. And although the technology has matured to become very reliable, security and privacy remain somewhat of a major concern.







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