Tag Archives: biometric technology

White House OSTP Asks Public for Input on Biometrics Use Cases, Policies


The White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) seeks feedback on how biometric technologies have performed in organizations and how they affect individuals emotionally and mentally. OSTP wants to understand how both public and private sector organizations have used and regulated biometric technologies, such as facial recognition, in the past and present, the office said Oct. 4th in a Federal Register notice.

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DHS Unveils Third Biometric Tech Competition

The Department of Homeland Security's science and technology directorate has started to accept proposals for an annual challenge that seeks to encourage industry in building biometric recognition technologies for security checkpoints.

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