Surveillance

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.

 

Comparitech analyzes government use of biometrics, surveillance and data sharing

A recent investigation into surveillance states and data privacy carried out by Comparitech concludes that not even top-ranked European countries…

 

Gaming manufacturers bringing facial biometrics to Vegas industry event

Video gaming machines that identify gamers with biometric facial recognition are among new technologies being demonstrated at the upcoming Global…

 

Umbo raises $8M in post-A funding to accelerate global growth of video analytics business

Artificial intelligence startup Umbo Computer Vision has announced $8 million in post-A round financing, which brings it to a total…

 

U.S. drops Entity List hammer on Chinese facial recognition unicorns and biometrics providers

The U.S. Government has added 28 organizations to its Entity List, banning major biometrics companies including Dahua, Hikvision, iFlytek, Megvii,…

 

Moscow public facial recognition system challenged in court

A lawsuit brought by a Moscow resident Alyona Popova is seeking to ban the use of facial recognition in the…

 

Governments urged to consider biometrics regulation, laws and oversight as some investigate

The use of facial recognition, along with other technologies related to weapons and security, are being investigated by the House…

 

Chooch AI releases computer vision service for AI applications

Visual AI platform Chooch AI has released a hardware-agnostic edge computer vision service called Chooch Edge AI that uses Artificial…

 

NEC partners with BlackRidge to carry advanced cybersecurity technology

NEC Asia Pacific has signed a reseller partnership with BlackRidge Technology to integrate its robust identity-based cybersecurity technology for private…

 

Regulation and safeguards for facial recognition pondered in France, China, and Jamaica

The local government of Nice, France has been trialling biometric facial recognition software after deploying more than 2,600 CCTV cameras,…

 

Sensetime partners with China Tower for massive biometric video surveillance network

Sensetime has formed a partnership with network infrastructure provider China Tower to implement a massive video surveillance network with biometric…

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