Lifestyle

Meet New York grocery billionaire John Catsimatidis, the outspoken Trump supporter who sleeps with James Bond’s gun under his pillow and used a controversial facial recognition app to spy on his daughter’s date

John Catsimatidis is the owner of New York City supermarket chain Gristedes Foods. The billionaire made headlines this week after telling The New York Times that he used Clearview AI, a controversial facial recognition software that is supposedly only available to law enforcement, to identify a man his daughter was […]
Meet New York grocery billionaire John Catsimatidis, the outspoken Trump supporter who sleeps with James Bond’s gun under his pillow and used a controversial facial recognition app to spy on his daughter’s date
Tech

A billionaire said he spied on his daughter’s date using a secretive and controversial facial-recognition app that the company insisted was used only by law enforcement

A startup that scraped billions of images from major web services – including Facebook, Google, and YouTube – created software that can be loaded onto smartphones to identify people using publicly available photos. In one stunning example, the billionaire supermarket magnate John Catsimatidis used the tool to identify his daughter’s […]
A billionaire said he spied on his daughter’s date using a secretive and controversial facial-recognition app that the company insisted was used only by law enforcement
Lifestyle

The billionaire who founded NYC’s biggest grocery chain after immigrating to America as an infant explains his support for Trump — and why he thinks the US should build a wall

John Catsimatidis, a Greek immigrant and the founder of New York City grocery chain Gristedes, is a vocal supporter of President Trump. On the topic of Trump’s reelection campaign, Catsimatidis told Bloomberg‘s Hailey Waller, “I don’t want a job. I’m here to help.” Catsimatidis has a net worth of $US3.1 […]
The billionaire who founded NYC’s biggest grocery chain after immigrating to America as an infant explains his support for Trump — and why he thinks the US should build a wall