Iowa Wants Smartphone App to Replace Driver's Licenses

Iowa Wants Smartphone App to Replace Driver's Licenses

spectrum.ieee.org 19 Dec '14, 3pm

Iowa could become the first U.S. state to make smartphone apps official stand-ins for driver’s licenses as soon as 2016. But the idea of having police officers scan a driver’s smartphone during a traffic stop has left some legal experts wondering about possible privacy and security complications. The Iowa Department of Transportation hopes to offer drivers the choice of using either the traditional plastic card or digital licenses on their smartphones, according to The Des Moines Register . The mobile app version of the driver’s license would be usable as identification during both traffic stops and airport security screening. Iowa is amon...

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siemens.com 19 Dec '14, 8am

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hackaday.com 19 Dec '14, 12pm
Yule-Inspired Tool Time With [Becky Stern]

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Basics of the IEEE Standardization process | EDN @luisteran79 @j8r_cano @IEEE_eGov

edn.com 18 Dec '14, 9pm
Basics of the IEEE Standardization process | EDN @luisteran79 @j8r_cano @IEEE_eGov

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BLOG: "IoT Business Objects" by Bryon Moyer EEjournal Zatar_IoT #IoT #MEMS #business via Lectroni...

eejournal.com 18 Dec '14, 8pm

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Microsoft rumored to make head-worn gaming device in 2015

digitimes.com 18 Dec '14, 8am

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'#MakeInIndia taking vision to reality for Indian semiconductor manufacturing...

ebnonline.com 18 Dec '14, 1pm

The government of India has approved setting up two semiconductor wafer fabrication (FAB) man...

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