Next time you go through a red light in China its growing facial recognition network may catch you out

//Next time you go through a red light in China its growing facial recognition network may catch you out

Next time you go through a red light in China its growing facial recognition network may catch you out

China’s traffic police are pushing ahead with a nationwide network of facial recognition surveillance cameras to deal with rule violations despite rising global anxiety over the new technology’s impact on privacy.The central police authority announced on Wednesday that its platform successfully identified 126,000 suspect vehicles without a valid licence last year, for example. They now want to widen the network so that information on suspicious traffic activity can be shared with other cities…

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By | 2019-08-15T12:30:12+00:00 August 15th, 2019|Technology|Comments Off on Next time you go through a red light in China its growing facial recognition network may catch you out