‘We are hurtling towards a surveillance state’: the rise of facial recognition technology

Written by Anna Devlin on The Guardian.

“Out in the wider world, anonymity is no longer guaranteed. Facial recognition gives police and companies the means of identifying and tracking people of interest, while others are free to go about their business. The real question is: who gets that privilege?”

Read ‘‘We are hurtling towards a surveillance state’: the rise of facial recognition technology’ on the The Guardian site.

Tagged with: facial recognition, privacy, surveillance.