Facial recognition

10.12.14
Keeping your digital life safe in the age of surveillance
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10.12.14

Keeping your digital life safe in the age of surveillance

Like it or not, people are after your data. Whether it's for advertising, national security or oth...

By J. Turi,   10.12.14
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09.15.14
Say hello to the FBI's national facial recognition system
09.15.14

Say hello to the FBI's national facial recognition system

If you've ever been arrested in the United States, chances are strong that your fingerprints and c...

By C. Velazco,   09.15.14
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09.02.14
Facebook said to bring back some face-recognition features in the EU
09.02.14

Facebook said to bring back some face-recognition features in the EU

In the past, European data authorities haven't been very receptive of Facebook's facial-recognitio...

By E. Alvarez,   09.02.14
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06.12.14
FBI testing face recognition for finding suspects
06.12.14

FBI testing face recognition for finding suspects

The NSA may claim it's not collecting photos of American citizens for a facial recognition databas...

By T. O'Brien,   06.12.14
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04.15.14
There'll be no escape from the FBI's new facial recognition system
04.15.14

There'll be no escape from the FBI's new facial recognition system

If you thought that the NSA wanted too much personal information, just wait a few months. The EFF...

By D. Cooper,   04.15.14
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06.19.13
These specs preserve your privacy in a world of cameras (video)
06.19.13

These specs preserve your privacy in a world of cameras (video)

Since surveillance culture is at the top of the news agenda, this new invention from Japan's Natio...

By D. Cooper,   06.19.13
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10.03.12
Googlerola buys Viewdle, ups Android's augmented reality and face recognition game
10.03.12

Googlerola buys Viewdle, ups Android's augmented reality and face recognition game

From existing tech like Face Unlock and Google Goggles to patent filings and Project Glass, it's c...

By M. Gorman,   10.03.12
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09.21.12
Facebook shutting down facial recognition in the EU, gets stamp of approval from Ireland DPC
09.21.12

Facebook shutting down facial recognition in the EU, gets stamp of approval from Ireland DPC

Earlier this year, Ireland's Data Protection Commissioner, a body whose decisions impact Facebook'...

By S. Silbert,   09.21.12
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09.09.12
FBI to roll out $1 billion public facial recognition system in 2014, will be on to your evildoing everywhere
09.09.12

FBI to roll out $1 billion public facial recognition system in 2014, will be on to your evildoing everywhere

They're watching you -- or at least will be in a couple of years. That's when the FBI is gearing u...

By J. Hidalgo,   09.09.12
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