Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Dulles Airport Surprises Passengers with Facial-Recognition Boarding

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Dulles Airport Surprises Passengers with Facial-Recognition Boarding

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By Aaron Boyd,Senior Editor Some international travelers can leave their boarding passes and passports in their pockets when flying out of Dulles International Airport thanks to a new facial recognition boarding technology that went into operation Thursday.The new veriScan system developed by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority—with guidance from U.S. Customs and Border Protection—scans the…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Unmanned Airport Control Tower Installed In Northern Colorado

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Unmanned Airport Control Tower Installed In Northern Colorado

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August 31, 2018 at 11:59 pmBy Jeff Todd LOVELAND, Colo. (CBS4) — A new high-tech experiment is underway at the Northern Colorado Regional Airport that could have ramifications around the country. The Colorado Department of Transportation Division of Aeronautics is nearing completion on the Remote Tower Project. (CBS) “It’s the first one that’s going to…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Airport Surveillance, FBI Brain Drain, and More Security News This Week

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Airport Surveillance, FBI Brain Drain, and More Security News This Week

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You might not be shocked that this week began with big news about a coordinated misinformation campaign on Facebook. But in a twist on the usual narrative, Facebook welcomed the media reports, calling a press conference to reveal that it had removed 35 fake accounts. The rare proactive step was a clear attempt to show…