Federal study shows face recognition accuracy varies by gender and race
It's not definitive proof of bias, but there are reasons for concern.
China now requires face scans to sign up for phone service
It's meant to enforce rules, but it's also another blow to privacy.
Facebook is testing a face detection tool to verify your identity (updated)
But would users be comfortable given Facebook's history of privacy issues?
Facebook stops scanning faces by default
It'll also require more explicit consent.
Google paid passers-by for face scans to improve the Pixel 4
The off-the-street input was meant to improve face unlock's accuracy.
Google confirms Pixel 4 will support face unlock, touch-free gestures
The rumors were true.
Lawmakers call for regulation of facial recognition tech
The bipartisan group is worried the technology is inaccurate and invasive.
San Francisco bans city use of facial recognition
It's the first US city to outright forbid government adoption.
Students design a facial recognition cane for blind people
Facial recognition technology has many use cases, but none nearly as significant as this next one...