Amazon Files Patent for Non-Contact Biometric ID System for their 'Amazon Go' Stores and Beyond

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office filed for a patent for a non-contact Biometric ID System that could apply to future libraries, hospitals, offices and stores and more than likely their Amazon Go stores because one of the inventors is listed as Sora Kim, Hardware Engineering Manager at Amazon Go. Another inventor listed is Korwin Smith – Director, Software Development, Amazon Go and Amazon Books. A new Amazon patent application was published last week by USPTO covering a non-contact biometric system.

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