Tags facial recognition

UN calls for human rights safeguards on artificial intelligence

by Tonya Riley • 1 month ago

A U.N. official says biased data collection in AI is a pressing human rights question.

Amnesty sues NYPD, seeking details about facial recognition technology and arrest data

by Tonya Riley • 3 months ago

The records could shed light on how NYPD surveilled protestors during the Black Lives Matter protests last summer.

Momentum builds on federal oversight of facial recognition tech after reported abuses

by Tonya Riley • 3 months ago

On Tuesday the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security hosted a hearing on police use of the technology.

US watchdog urges federal law enforcement to better track facial recognition amid accuracy concerns

by Tonya Riley • 4 months ago

The report underscores the mounting concerns associated with the use of facial recognition technology by law enforcement.

Verkada breach spotlights ongoing concerns over surveillance firms' security

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

Who's watching the watchers?

Alleged Verkada hacker says police raided their home in Switzerland

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

The case is a startling window into the world of private surveillance.