A small software tool designed to track students attendance at lectures has been developed by Google.The program is named Zk and it is built on the principles of the Zk program that monitors attendance of students at conferences, seminars, and other gatherings.According to the company, the ZK program is built for two purposes:First, students who have not attended a class in a few weeks are able to...
Biometric time clocks have become standard in hotels and other venues across the globe.
They are also increasingly commonplace in businesses where people are required to check in on a regular basis.
Now, they are also becoming standard in hospitals, where they are often used to keep records of patients who are not medically stable and need urgent care.
But, the biometric technology is getting a bad rap.
While it may not be as intrusive as a face-scanning device, some critics say the technology is intrusive, too intrusive and is not as secure as its proponents make it out to be.
Here’s a look at what biometric timescales are and why you should be concerned.