Despite being slow and invasive, the TSA doesn't have a great record at catching threats. With the help of the Kaggle data science community, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is hosting an on
The UK government has issued new aviation security guidelines warning that passengers traveling by plane to or from the UK might now face checks on any electronic devices they are carrying with them t
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/atombomb.jpg" />It's pretty clear that we're now living in a society that's dominated by fear, not unlike Midgar in Final Fantasy VII or
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/ipadtsa.jpg" />Good news for <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/ipad/">iPad</a>-owning travelers: the <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/bodyscann.jpg" />Another day, another airport <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/10/13/full-body-scanners-at-airports-reveal-your-ju
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/airportscannnnn.jpg" />Gather 'round for the time-honored American tradition of pretending to be outraged by something. (If we're to beli
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/biometric_japan.jpg" /> This news from Japan is not really boosting trust in airport security measures not only in that country but also
From the Department of Public Safety and General Preparedness comes this story of one man, a Cisco engineer, and his headline-making ordeal of having his possessions searched upon re-entry to the U.S.
What is it about airports that bring out the worst in humanity? Is it waiting in long, arbitrary lines? Is it being forced to reveal to everyone the holes in your socks? Is it the $100 beers at th
I don’t have too much of a problem sliding my laptop out of my bag whenever I travel, but to be honest every second that’s taken out of that whole security situation is one more second I c
Remember the X-ray technology from Total Recall? A British company has developed what it calls “ThruVision” — a similar technology that “uses what it calls ‘passive imagi