November 2010 Entries

Airport security vs. privacy - can smarter technology provide a nice middle ground?
There's a lot of public backlash concerning the new TSA Airport security measures which include the new rather invasive body scanners and the option of a very intimate pat down should you decline the body scanner. What I want to know is why can’t the people who build the body scanners build them a little smarter? Smart enough so that everyone passing through doesn’t feel like they’ve just walked naked past a group of strangers. Now I don’t pretend to know all about what goes into developing the backscatter ......

Posted On Wednesday, November 17, 2010 8:04 AM | Comments (2)