facial recognition technology

DHS launches phase 2 of airport facial recognition demonstration

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 days ago

TSA and CBP are testing facial recognition on passengers set to depart on "specified international flights."

Facial recognition technology needs federal regulation, Microsoft says

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 month ago

In a blog post, company President Brad Smith wrote to express the company's support for "proactive" congressional oversight.

Department of State to award sole source facial recognition contract

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 months ago

The agency has decided if it ain't broke don't fix it.

DHS is using facial recognition technology to help rescue victims of child exploitation

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 5 months ago

The technology will help investigators deal with the huge amount of data found on the internet and the dark web.

CBP will implement long-mandated biometric exit at airports, official says

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

U.S. Customs and Border Protection is finally addressing the 15-year-old-plus legislative mandate to check the identity of departing foreign visitors using biometrics, CBP Deputy Executive Assistant Commissioner John Wagner said Thursday.

Now it’s easier to know if the FBI’s facial-recognition team can access your driver’s license photo

by Samantha Ehlinger • 1 year ago

The FBI can request searches using facial recognition technology of 18 state entities' collections of driver's license and passport photos.