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The man who can’t face the internet

Earlier this month, Facebook announced it would be using facial recognition to let users know every time a photo of them had been uploaded to the site. Such a feature would be extremely useful to one man – public-relations professional Jonathan Hirshon, ...

Apple is sharing your face with apps. That’s a new privacy worry.

Poop that mimics your facial expressions was just the beginning. It’s going to hit the fan when the face-mapping tech that powers the iPhone X’s cutesy “Animoji” starts being used for creepier purposes. And Apple just started sharing your face with lot...

Facial recognition is tracking customers as they shop in stores, tech company says

Retailers are using facial recognition to collect data about customers as they shop in stores, accor...

Should Police be able to use facial recognition without your knowledge?

The country’s biggest seller of police body cameras on Thursday convened a corporate board dev...

Researchers develop glasses to protect you from facial recognition

Facial recognition software is cropping up everywhere, so it was only a matter of time before anti...