Facial Recognition: 10 Reasons You Should Be Worried About The Technology

Facial Recognition: 10 Reasons You Should Be Worried About The Technology By Birgit Schippers, Queen’s University Belfast Facial recognition technology is spreading fast. Already widespread in China, software that identifies people by comparing images of their faces against a database of records is now being adopted across much of the rest of the world. It’s common among police forces but has also been used at airports, railway stations and shopping centres. The rapid growth of this technology has triggered a much-needed debate. Activists, politicians, academics and even police forces are…

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Mass Surveillance: 1 in 2 Americans Are Already In A Government Facial Recognition Database

Mass Surveillance: 1 in 2 Americans Are Already In A Government Facial Recognition Database By Mac Slavo The mass surveillance of innocent Americans continues as George Orwell’s 1984 becomes more of a reality with each passing day. “All told, we are barreling toward a future where every ritual of public life carries implicit consent to be surveilled,” writes Sidney Fussell for The Atlantic. A new report from Georgetown Law‘s Center on Privacy & Technology (CPT) suggests that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) may be using the rampant problem of illegal immigration as a type…

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Children at New York Schools Will Be Tracked By Facial Recognition Starting This Week

Children at New York Schools Will Be Tracked By Facial Recognition Starting This Week By Jason Bermas Children at New York public schools will be tracked using facial recognition systems starting this week. Citing the ability to scan for sexual predators, New York school board approved the new biometric profiling of students. Independent reporter Jason Bermas covers this development in the video below: Subscribe to Jason Bermas on YouTube. Follow him on Twitter. And support his work here. Subscribe to Activist Post for truth, peace, and freedom news. Follow us on Minds and Twitter.…

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Terrifying Biometrics USED Woody Harrelson’s Face To Go After Beer Thief!

Terrifying Biometrics USED Woody Harrelson’s Face To Go After Beer Thief! By We Are Change The NYPD used Woody Harrelson’s face with facial recognition technology to go after a petty criminal that supposedly looked like him. You’ll never guess what crime they tracked down using Harrelson’s face. Luke Rudkowski and Jason Bermas of We Are Change discuss the details in the video below. Subscribe to We Are Change on YouTube and support their work here. Follow Luke on Twitter here and Jason here. Subscribe to Activist Post for truth and freedom…

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