High-tech IDs: From Finger Scans to Voice Patterns

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Franklin Watts, 2000 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 127 pages
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The field of biometrics is exploding--from its use at ATM machines, to federal penitentiaries, to entry to Walt Disney World. This book gives the full overview of physical and behavioral tools of biometrics: fingerprints and hand geometry, iris and retinal scans, facial recognition techniques, voice patterns, and handwriting analysis. The author also discusses the concerns over privacy issues.

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Tocci taught chemistry and biology at East Hampton High School on Long Island, New York, for many years. While he as a teacher, he organized many science fairs at his school. He continues to judge local, regional, and national contests. He has also given workshops for science teachers at meetings held throughout the United States.

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