They may improve city security, but at what cost?
Another privacy nightmare is waiting to happen
Allowing regulation to catch up with tech
Keeping up with new technologies will require more carefully written laws
It is unknown how long the biometric data will be held
Influencing regulation to better align with its own goals
The feature will still rely on Google's face detection algorithm
Authorities want surveillance capabilities that draw inspiration from Minority Report
Will the government disclose its facial recognition secrets?
Citizens would have more control and knowledge about how and when their data is used
Test was in support of new law banning use the tech in police body cams
Accidents involving Moscow taxi drivers have increased in recent years
Helping reduce the number of bar fights
Would you take this offer at face value?
The test will start with two US airports
Without consent or approval
The 'MS Celeb' data set had over 10 million images
'Rekognition' ban voted down by 98% of shareholders
It could be a major win for privacy proponents
The city's Board of Supervisors voted 8-to-1 in favor of the bill, with 2 absentees
He was falsely linked to a series of Apple Store thefts
Amazon must prove facial recognition doesn't violate civil liberties
US Government maintains the technology is critical to national security
Well, not so much the software as those who use it