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2018-09-12 Science & Technology
Illegal caught at airport using facial biometrics
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Posted by trailing wife 2018-09-12 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [297 views ]  Top

#1 ...new facial comparison biometric system. It is the second time in less than three weeks since the cutting-edge technology
Before the "Old Tech" procedure called Fingerprint Comparison, remember that?, there was the Alphonse Bertillon. His system under the catchy title of his book: Signaletic Instructions Including the Theory and Practice of Anthropometrical Identification(1885). Taking precise measurements of the human body, primarily the head, and using this to identify repeat offenders. Unfortunately professional criminals soon learned to twist, crouch and otherwise boggle the measurements...

Is the 21st century system going to do any better...? Or is just another way to spend government money.
Posted by magpie 2018-09-12 00:42||   2018-09-12 00:42|| Front Page Top

#2 What was she doing using facial biometrics at an airport?

Maybe she works for CBP?

(Who writes this stuff, anyway?)

Ditto?
Posted by Sneaper de Medici1680 2018-09-12 01:31||   2018-09-12 01:31|| Front Page Top

#3 (Who writes this stuff, anyway?)

A recent college grad?
Posted by Seeking Cure For Ignorance 2018-09-12 01:59||   2018-09-12 01:59|| Front Page Top

#4 Unfortunately professional criminals soon learned to twist, crouch and otherwise boggle the measurements...

They should try Phrenology.
Though I suppose current control methods may induce a few more lumps.
Posted by Skidmark 2018-09-12 02:15||   2018-09-12 02:15|| Front Page Top

#5 A recent college grad?

Who probably works for The New York Times now.
Posted by gorb 2018-09-12 03:37||   2018-09-12 03:37|| Front Page Top

#6 ...did they check their twitter account to make sure they were anti-white racist first?
Posted by Procopius2k 2018-09-12 08:09||   2018-09-12 08:09|| Front Page Top

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