Infographic: The rise of facial recognition in airports


In a recent post, we spotlighted the growing use of face scans as a form of identification in airports, especially in the U.S. Here, we’ve rounded up stats and facts surrounding this phenomenon. The sweeping adoption of the technology is more than a little alarming—and there’s no sign of it slowing down.

A wonderful infographic, packed full of tasty airport surveillance tidbits.


  1. All government agencies have immense difficulty keeping hackers from taking one’s identity or other information. In addition, C.B.P. claims to rid of individuals pictures, where are the guarantees? Sad to say that once your information is out there, it is out there period.


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