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More calls to investigate facial recognition technology

A group of U.S. legislators have called on the Government Accountability Office to examine and evaluate commercial and law enforcement…

 

SensibleVision CEO George Brostoff criticizes Microsoft call for facial recognition regulation

The specific modality being used is not the most appropriate criteria for applying government regulation to biometrics, according to a…

 

UK Home Office biometrics strategy underwhelms after 6 year wait

The UK Home Office has published its long-awaited biometrics strategy. The 27-page document (PDF) sets out a framework for use…

 

UK Home Office considers increasing regulations for facial recognition use

The UK’s Home Office is considering increasing the regulations for retention of face recognition records, following criticisms from privacy adovacates…

 

New privacy regulations in Abu Dhabi might protect biometric data

High-finance is driving new employee privacy regulations in Abu Dhabi’s new economic “free zone”, which purportedly would protect sensitive data,…

 

UK Science and Technology Committee to host biometric data and technologies session

The UK’s Science and Technology Committee will hold its session November 26 at 9.15 a.m. at the House of Commons…

 

UK Science and Technology Committee launch inquiry into use and collection of biometric data

The UK’s Science and Technology Committee has made an inquiry regarding the potential use and collection of biometric data, as…

 

Boston law firm offers reward for proof that Facebook has shared or sold biometric data with third parties

The Leonard Law Office LLP has offered a $5,000 reward to anyone who can provide verifiable and credible information leading…

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