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San Francisco votes to ban city use of facial recognition technology

San Francisco votes to ban city use of facial recognition technology

Aimed at protecting marginalised groups.
May 15 2019 12:39PM
Privacy bodies take aim at facial recognition laws

Privacy bodies take aim at facial recognition laws

More checks and balances needed.
Mar 28 2018 6:20AM
Parliament to scrutinise facial recognition bills

Parliament to scrutinise facial recognition bills

Committee commences review.
Mar 8 2018 4:13PM
Qld biometrics sharing laws waved through

Qld biometrics sharing laws waved through

Public given five days to raise issue.
Mar 5 2018 12:00PM
Qld follows feds with new biometrics sharing laws

Qld follows feds with new biometrics sharing laws

Ahead of the Commonwealth Games.
Feb 19 2018 11:40AM
Govt seeks to enshrine national facial recognition system in law

Govt seeks to enshrine national facial recognition system in law

Enters bills into parliament.
Feb 7 2018 12:30PM
Victoria's role in the national facial biometric system

Victoria's role in the national facial biometric system

VicRoads opens up.
Nov 21 2017 6:20AM
National Pharmacies uses in-store facial recognition

National Pharmacies uses in-store facial recognition

Authenticates members to self-serve via kiosks.
Oct 16 2017 6:35AM
Govts agree on national face matching database

Govts agree on national face matching database

Denies it amounts to 'mass surveillance'.
Oct 5 2017 12:40PM
Facebook mulls huge facial recognition database

Facebook mulls huge facial recognition database

Scope creep possible, but users can opt out.
Aug 30 2013 6:20AM
Google buys facial recognition business

Google buys facial recognition business

Product already at core of YouTube, Picasa.
Jul 25 2011 6:36AM
RTA drives facial recognition into license checks

RTA drives facial recognition into license checks

Aims to combat identity theft.
Jan 11 2010 3:09PM
RTA kicks off facial recognition project

RTA kicks off facial recognition project

The NSW Roads and Traffic Authority (RTA) will this week commence its rollout of facial recognition technology to assist in proof-of-identification and fraud prevention.
Jun 1 2009 8:58AM
DSTO asks for better recognition of 'bad' images

DSTO asks for better recognition of 'bad' images

The Defence Science and Technology Organisation has called on facial recognition system makers to build in more intelligence and improve recognition of low-resolution and partially obscured images.
May 29 2009 2:56PM
Fish and cows become facial recognition targets

Fish and cows become facial recognition targets

NEC Australia has fielded customer requests to apply facial recognition technology to cows and fish but says it will focus on selling systems for gender recognition in retail environments and a DNA system due out at the end of the year.
May 29 2009 2:27PM
Unisys scores five-year QLD digital drivers’ licence deal

Unisys scores five-year QLD digital drivers’ licence deal

Queensland Transport will progressively replace three million laminated drivers’ licenses with smartcards that use facial recognition technology supplied by Unisys.
Apr 23 2009 3:09PM
Low-res laptop cams contribute to facial recognition hack

Low-res laptop cams contribute to facial recognition hack

Webcam image resolution and compression are likely contributors to weaknesses in laptop facial recognition systems exposed by Vietnamese researchers at the Black Hat conference, according to a Hitachi Australia product specialist.
Feb 23 2009 3:38PM
Low-res laptop cams contribute to facial recognition hack

Low-res laptop cams contribute to facial recognition hack

Webcam image resolution and compression are likely contributors to weaknesses in laptop facial recognition systems exposed by Vietnamese researchers at the Black Hat conference, according to a Hitachi Australia product specialist.
Feb 23 2009 3:33PM
Researchers hack facial biometrics

Researchers hack facial biometrics

Researchers in Vietnam will be demonstrating how to hack facial recognition biometrics at the Black Hat security convention currently underway in Washington DC.
Feb 19 2009 3:34PM
Researchers hack facial biometrics

Researchers hack facial biometrics

Researchers in Vietnam will be demonstrating how to hack facial recognition biometrics at the Black Hat security convention currently underway in the US.
Feb 19 2009 3:09PM

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