Sens. Christopher Coons and Mike Lee introduced a bipartisan bill Tuesday requiring law enforcement to obtain court orders to use facial recognition technology for surveillance.
Face recognition technology is being used to unlock phones, clear customs, identify immigrants and solve crimes.
A federal appeals court rejected Facebook’s call to undo a lawsuit that indicated the social media giant has been collecting and storing unauthorized biometric facial data of millions of users without their expressed consent.
Face recognition systems in public places are a matter for serious concern.
From cameras capable of reading faces and license plates to self-serve kiosks that take credit card payments, city officials are having to reconcile the balance between innovation and public privacy.
If you jaywalk, a CCTV camera will scan your face and flash it up on the huge screens for all to see.
Fight for the Future, the digital rights advocacy group, is calling for a nationwide ban on government use of facial recognition.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents mine millions of driver's license photos for possible facial recognition matches.