Surveillance is the monitoring of the behavior, activities, or other changing information, usually of people for the purpose of influencing, managing, directing, or protecting. It is sometimes done in a surreptitious manner and it most usually refers to observation of individuals or groups by government organizations. Find surveillance solutions here.

The global facial recognition market is estimated to surpass $12 billion by 2025, according to a recent report by Adroit…

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Groups call for suspension of U.S. federal facial recognition as state lawmakers weigh changes

More than 40 groups have co-signed a letter calling on the U.S. Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB), an…


Biometrics, AI, machine learning innovations to boost gaming industry growth

Casino executives, industry analysts and lawyers attended a conference at the UNLV Boyd School of Law to consult on how…


Biometric surveillance, access control and workforce management on display at Intersec 2020

Vivotek has partnered with CyberLink to equip its IP surveillance solutions with CyberLink’s FaceMe AI facial recognition engine. The Taiwanese…


EU considers 5-year facial recognition ban for public spaces

The European Union is considering a five-year ban on biometric facial recognition in public areas to figure out how to…


France looks to establish legal framework to deploy biometric video surveillance

French officials are looking into a legal framework to deploy public video surveillance embedded with facial recognition technology, writes RFI….


Research shows gains in biometric identification from thermal images as contracts increase

A scene in the science-fiction film The Matrix Reloaded shows the simulated thermal image of actor Hugo Weaving’s angry face….


Face biometrics deployed for train station security in Asia, Germans pushback on public surveillance

Osaka Metro in Japan started testing in December a facial recognition solution that lets people take the train just by…


Smart city spending climbs along with deep reservations by residents

Citizen protests and lawsuits notwithstanding, municipalities around the world are rushing to install surveillance systems marketed as smart city technology….


Global sales of video surveillance equipment projected to surpass $20 billion this year

Nothing is slowing the growth of video surveillance technology. Not spotty economic growth around the globe, or even the ongoing…

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