Tags facial recognition

Senators ask FTC to investigate ID.me for deceptive business practices

by Suzanne Smalley • 1 month ago

They're urging the agency to investigate the company's statements on its facial recognition technology.

ICE surveillance dragnet scoops up data on 3 out of 4 Americans, report finds

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

The report demonstrates how over the past decade ICE has shifted to using data collected beyond a law enforcement context.

Clearview AI agrees to not sell its facial recognition database to private companies

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

The landmark ruling also stops free trials to police without approval.

House panel launches probe of government contracts with identity verification company ID.me

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

The committee twice cited CyberScoop reporting on the firm.

Documents shed light on ID.me's messaging to states about powerful facial recognition tech

by Tonya Riley • 4 months ago

Privacy groups are pushing states to drop the technology provider.

IRS announces it will stop use of facial recognition for identity verification

by Tonya Riley • 5 months ago

The decision by IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig comes after mounting backlash from lawmakers and privacy and civil liberties advocates.