Biometric Identification Kiosks Expand

Clear, a government-approved tech company that uses fingerprint and iris scanners to confirm air travelers’ identity, is expanding its kiosk network to a total of 22 airports around the U.S. “The vision of the company is to use biometrics to strengthen security and give customers a frictionless experience,” says Clear owner Seidman-Becker. “Our goal is for members to pass from the curb to the cabin without a boarding pass, ID, or wallet.” The biometric-scanning technology takes approximately 1,500 milliseconds to verify identity. Read more.