Biometric

01.30.19
US prisons are reportedly creating 'voice print' databases
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US prisons are reportedly creating 'voice print' databases

Hundreds of thousands of incarcerated people have had their voice added to the biometric database.

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01.27.19
Android Q might include an equivalent to Apple's Face ID
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Android Q might include an equivalent to Apple's Face ID

Phone makers wouldn't have to develop their own secure face recognition.

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01.27.19
Google Assistant may scan your face to personalize commands
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Google Assistant may scan your face to personalize commands

Face Match would add another privacy option for Assistant on some devices.

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11.16.18
AI can create synthetic fingerprints that fool biometric scanners
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AI can create synthetic fingerprints that fool biometric scanners

DeepMasterPrints can dupe systems that only compare partial prints.

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11.05.18
The EFF’s VR experience helps users spot surveillance devices
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The EFF’s VR experience helps users spot surveillance devices

The organization wants people to understand the devices' capabilities.

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