United Airlines on Aug. 6 became the first US airline to offer travelers the ability to scan and verify their passports to check-in for international flights through the United mobile app. Passengers can now bypass passport verification at the airport check-in counter, saving time without sacrificing security. United is powering this with Jumio’s in-app technology, which uses the mobile device’s camera to both scan and verify passport information.  China ...

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