Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system


Forgot your password?
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×

Submission + - Iris scans are the new school IDs (

An anonymous reader writes: Winthrop University in South Carolina is testing out iris scanning technology during freshman orientation this summer. Students had their eyes scanned as they received their ID cards in June.

"Iris scanning has a very high level of accuracy, and you don't have to touch anything, said James Hammond, head of Winthrop University's Information Technology department. "It can be hands free security."

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Iris scans are the new school IDs

Comments Filter:

No problem is so large it can't be fit in somewhere.