Facial recognition

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

CCTV facial recognition ‘is a threat to freedom’

CCTV facial recognition ‘is a threat to freedom’

CCTV facial recognition ‘is a threat to freedom’

The legal officer of Big Brother Watch has described facial recognition software being used by police as “a threat to freedom”.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Chinese police officers use facial recognition glasses to find suspects

Chinese police officers use facial recognition glasses to find suspects

Chinese police officers use facial recognition glasses to find suspects

The officers are stationed at the Zhengzhou East high-speed rail station

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Thursday, January 18, 2018

China 'trials facial recognition technology to track Muslim-dominated villages'

China 'trials facial recognition technology to track Muslim-dominated villages'

China 'trials facial recognition technology to track Muslim-dominated villages'

There are around 10 million Muslim Uygurs, which is a Turkic ethnic group, living in the area of Xinjiang

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Police facial recognition trial leads wrongful arrest at Notting Hill Carnival

Notting Hill Carnival: Police facial recognition trial leads to wrongful arrest

Police facial recognition trial leads wrongful arrest at Notting Hill Carnival

The police trial also led to 35 false matches leading some to question the reliability of the technology

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017

App criticised for being racist after adding ethnic filters

FaceApp dumps 'blackface' feature after racism storm

FaceApp dumps 'blackface' feature after racism storm

FaceApp has now removed the filters which it called 'controversial'