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Summer 7-10-2013

Quick Facts

  • The technology – which involves taking a picture of a person’s eye and using the photograph for future identification – has been around for several years at airports, hospitals and military bases
  • James Hammond, Winthrop’s associate vice president for information technology, said Winthrop is one of only two higher education institutions to test the Iris.ID company’s technology in the Southeast.