NIST confirms that facial recognition doesn’t work equally well for all
The study tests 189 software algorithms from 99 developers. Results varied, but the overall takeaway is troubling.
Lawmakers look for answers on facial recognition in federally assisted housing
The group wants to know where this technology is being used, and how the data is being kept safe.
CBP decides against changes to its Biometric Exit program
U.S. citizens will still be able to opt out of the facial recognition program for international travelers.
CBP eyes including US citizens in Biometric Exit program
If implemented, the new rule would represent a marked expansion of the system as it currently exists.
Senate bill would limit law enforcement use of facial recognition
It would require agencies to get a warrant in order to use facial recognition to surveil a suspect.
CBP seeks info on body-worn cameras for use by Border Patrol
The agency is also curious about whether these cameras have facial recognition capabilities.