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March 4, 2020 by Stephen Law

Privacy watchdog probes RCMP’s use of facial recognition software

The federal privacy commissioner is investigating the RCMP’s use of cutting-edge facial-recognition software. The technology made by American company Clearview AI gathers huge numbers of images from various sources that can help police forces and financial institutions identify people. Yet it also…
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July 11, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

NEC’s face recognition tech to fly at airports in Japan

Japanese multinational provider of IT services and products will deliver its customs procedure system at six major airports
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June 14, 2019 by Christopher Bodeen, The Associated Press, Hong Kong

Hong Kong protesters wary of Chinese surveillance technology

Chinese authorities have also begun deploying a new surveillance tool that uses people's body shapes and how they walk to identify them, even when their faces are hidden from cameras
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February 10, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

More than 1B smartphones to feature facial recognition

Facial recognition solutions are expected to come to a wide range of handsets in 2018 following Apple’s FaceID and Samsung Galaxy Note 8’s Face & IRIS unlock technology. We expect more than one billion smartphones to feature some form of face unlock solution in 2020
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December 22, 2017 by Stephen Law

Intel and tech allies unveil facial-recognition technology

Intel, Foxconn Technology Group and Asia Pacific Telecom, this week offered their first public showcase of facial recognition technology based on a Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC) 5G solution. The proof-of-concept demonstration in Taiwan showed how retailers could offer customers new…