gun control

Identilock Secures Guns with Biometric Scanner

Identilock Secures Guns with Biometric Scanner

A new firearm safety device is being demonstrated at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show. Called Identilock, it lets gun owners lock their firearms using biometrics. Identilock is a device that attaches to a firearm at the region surrounding its trigger, and uses a fingerprint scanner for access control. To get access to a weapon, a…

Clipfort Brings Biometric Access Control to Guns

Clipfort Brings Biometric Access Control to Guns

An Israeli startup called Clipfort has developed a biometric access control system for gun magazines. The system was pioneered by Daniel Biran, who previously worked on biometric memory sticks but was moved to develop a firearm solution after the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre in the US. His system revolves around the embedding of a fingerprint…