3-Year Ban of Police Body-Camera Face-Recognition Tech Passes LegislatureCalifornia is poised to ban the use of facial recognition technology in police body cameras for three years after votes by the state legislature this week.
San Francisco Supervisors Approve Facial Recognition Technology BanSan Francisco supervisors on Tuesday approved a ban on police and other public agencies using facial recognition technology, making it the first city in the U.S. with such a restriction.
Oakland Mulls Ban On Controversial Face Recognition TechnologyPrivacy advocates in Oakland are proposing a ban on the city’s use of controversial facial recognition technology.
Mineta San Jose Airport To Implement Facial Recognition Security SystemMineta San Jose International Airport just became the first airport on the West coast to commit to fully adopting U.S. Customs and Border Protection's new biometric security system.
Amazon's Face Recognition Technology Raises Fears Of 'Big Brother'Amazon has handed new technology that can identify faces in the crowd to law enforcement. Now, privacy watchdogs are gearing up for a surveillance showdown.
Microsoft Website Aims At Guessing Your Age By Using Facing Recognition Softwarehow-old.net allows users to upload a photo, and the website will try to guess the age of the person in that photo.
Tech Report: How Dangerous Is All That Floating Data? Our technology analyst took part in a panel discussion on the hazards of leaving behind an abundance of data on our wireless devices and computers.
Tech Report: Feds Release New Guidelines On Facial Recognition TechnologyThe U.S. Federal Trade Commission has issued new guidelines on how facial recognition technology should be used. The usage guidelines are meant as a way to protect the privacy of consumers.