Virtual aquarium tunnel speeds up security checks

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We have seen facial recognition technology put to a variety of uses, from helping tourists choose their favorite activity to smart home control. Now, the Dubai International Airport is introducing facial recognition via a virtual aquarium. From next year, travellers through the airport will no longer wait in line for security checks, instead, they will walk through a tunnel-shaped aquarium, which will be stocked with virtual fish used to catch passengers’ attention. Once focused on the fish, 80 built-in cameras will scan for facial recognition. The first biometric tunnel will begin operation in late 2018 at Dubai International Airport’s Terminal…

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