Gun Tech: Startups Working To Make Firearms Smarter And Safer

Gun Tech: Startups Working To Make Firearms Smarter And Safer

Smart gun technologies range from fingerprint-enabled gun locks, to smart gun storage devices, to enhanced guns that alert owners when they are moved. American manufacturers are producing over 8M firearms annually – mostly handguns and rifles – according to the latest report from the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms. Gun violence in America and recent tragedies are prompting both the public and private sector to looks for innovative solutions to make guns safer.