Tagged With Facial Recoginition

Trump wants to ban TikTok to keep Americans' data out of China's hands, but Microsoft and Oracle's track records suggest they could turn it over to the US government instead


Outrage over police brutality has finally convinced Amazon, Microsoft, and IBM to rule out selling facial recognition tech to law enforcement. Here's what's going on.


Uber may require drivers and passengers to wear masks in the US



How to add faces to the Photos app on an iPhone, and automatically group your photos by who's in them


San Francisco is changing its facial recognition ban after it accidentally made the iPhones it gave to city employees illegal


Kamala Harris and other prominent Democrats are demanding an investigation into how facial recognition tech is being used on people who live in public housing



Facial-recognition software is now so advanced that it can identify you only from an MRI scan of your brain, a new study reveals


If you uploaded photos of your kids to Flickr they might have been used to train AI


Chinese government forces people to scan their face before they can use internet as surveillance efforts mount


Google contractors allegedly offered darker-skinned homeless people $5 dollar gift cards to scan their faces for facial recognition software


Amazon adds fear detection and age ranges to its facial-recognition tech as the Border Patrol looks to award a $950 million contract


Hackers stole photos of travellers' faces and licence plates collected by the US Customs and Border Protection agency



Facial recognition is almost perfectly accurate — here's why that could be a problem


LG's latest flagship phone is a solid alternative to Samsung's Galaxy S10e, but only if you can get it at a discount


The new Galaxy S10 has a fancy new fingerprint sensor — but the old-fashioned version on the cheaper S10e is significantly better


Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella took a subtle swipe at Amazon and other rivals by calling the uses of facial recognition 'terrible'



Microsoft President Brad Smith says these are the 10 biggest challenges facing tech in 2019


Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian isn't worried about Elon Musk's vision of 'Terminator'-like robots taking over humanity


US immigration officials met with Amazon to discuss using its controversial facial recognition surveillance technology


Snapchat figured out how to analyse people's selfies to score their emotions