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Now Microsoft bans police use of facial recognition software
Until US laws introduced to regulate the tech.
Jun 12 2020 6:37AM
Amazon to block police use of facial recognition for a year
While new laws are brokered.
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Services Australia put face matching to work for bushfire relief payments
Biometrics database trialled with hundreds displaced over summer.
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WA prepares for national face matching database upload
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Lacking detail and privacy protections.
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First states upload data to national facial recognition system
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San Francisco votes to ban city use of facial recognition technology
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Qld biometrics sharing laws waved through
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Qld follows feds with new biometrics sharing laws
Ahead of the Commonwealth Games.
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Govt seeks to enshrine national facial recognition system in law
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Victoria's role in the national facial biometric system
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Govts agree on national face matching database
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Facebook mulls huge facial recognition database
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RTA drives facial recognition into license checks
Aims to combat identity theft.
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