Biometric Technology Might Soon Replace Passports For Travel Identification
Do you ever fret about remembering your passport when you embark on an international adventure? You might be in luck. Thanks to biometric technology, facial scans or similar identification might be the future of travel identification. And that’s not all; airports are also planning to test technology that would allow passengers to experience self-boarding gates in the near future. Here’s more on what travel might look like with the use of biometric technology.
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A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.