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Indian Police Deploys Facial Recognition App To Help Lost Children And Families Reunite

Features- Feb 17, 2020

Indian Police Deploys Facial Recognition App To Help Lost Children And Families Reunite

A new facial recognition app has been used by the Indian police to help find missing children and reunite them with their families.

Indian Railways To Equip Its Stations And Trains With Facial Recognition

Features- Jan 30, 2020

Indian Railways To Equip Its Stations And Trains With Facial Recognition

The Indian Railways have announced that it would deploy facial recognition software in train stations and inside train carriages.

This Facial Recognition App Can Tell Others All About You With Just One Picture

Features- Jan 26, 2020

This Facial Recognition App Can Tell Others All About You With Just One Picture

The facial recognition app draws data from a base of billions of images its company claimed that it obtained from millions of websites

Delhi Police Uses Facial Recognition Technology To Probe JNU Violence

ICT News- Jan 15, 2020

Delhi Police Uses Facial Recognition Technology To Probe JNU Violence

Crime and Criminal Tracking Network & Systems (CCTNS) database has been scrutinized to match the facial features of people involved in JNU violence.

Printed Masks Can Bypass Facial Recognition Technology Used At Airports

Features- Dec 17, 2019

Printed Masks Can Bypass Facial Recognition Technology Used At Airports

Researchers at Kneron, an AI firm, used printed masks to fool facial recognition systems at airports, border crossing checkpoints, and banks.

China Asks For Face Scans Before Allowing Users To Use Phone Services

ICT News- Dec 03, 2019

China Asks For Face Scans Before Allowing Users To Use Phone Services

Truth to be told, the government also virtually use it to stalk individuals and tighten their behavior standards once they’re under the scope of its blacklist. 

Fast Food And Beverage Retail Chain Chaayos Captures Customers’ Facial Data

Features- Nov 23, 2019

Fast Food And Beverage Retail Chain Chaayos Captures Customers’ Facial Data

Chaayos, a retail chain selling fast food and beverage is in the center of controversy for capturing its customers' facial data without their consent.

Over 100 Million Chinese Are Paying For Their Purchase Using Facial Recognition

Features- Oct 29, 2019

Over 100 Million Chinese Are Paying For Their Purchase Using Facial Recognition

Facial recognition tech is shaping Chinese consumers behavior with more and more people have started using their faces to pay for their goods.

Even Vending Machine In China Deploys Facial Recognition

Features- Oct 10, 2019

Even Vending Machine In China Deploys Facial Recognition

A TikTok video has surfaced online that shows how a Chinese woman was able to unlock a vending machine using just her face.

China Introduces Facial Recognition When Getting A New Mobile Number

Features- Oct 09, 2019

China Introduces Facial Recognition When Getting A New Mobile Number

For every new mobile number, a citizen needs to provide the telecom service provider their facial recognition data during the application process.

Google Pulled The Plug On Field Research Targeting Homeless People

ICT News- Oct 08, 2019

Google Pulled The Plug On Field Research Targeting Homeless People

Google has pulled the plug on its controversial field research which reportedly targeted homeless people to collect their facial data.

Google Alleged Of Targeting People Of Color, Scanning Their Faces Without Consent

ICT News- Oct 05, 2019

Google Alleged Of Targeting People Of Color, Scanning Their Faces Without Consent

Google targeted people of color to improve its facial recognition software, and that included college students as well as homeless people.