The explosive debate on facial recognition revived

We should not bury the prospect of a deployment of facial recognition in the public space on the occasion of the Paris Olympic Games in 2024. Mandated by the Senate Law Commission, three elected members of the upper house are resuscitated in a report the idea of ​​an experiment. These video surveillance technologies, which have … Read more

The Senate wants to create a European controller of the reliability of facial recognition algorithms

Senators Marc-Philippe Daubresse (Union for a Popular Movement), Arnaud de Belenet (Centrist Union) and Jérôme Durain (Socialist, Ecologist and Republican Group) presented on May 11 the results of a report on the use of biometric recognition in public space. The spectrum of mass surveillance “It is essential to build a collective response to the use … Read more

The American company Clearview gives up selling its facial recognition tools to companies

The American company Clearview gives up selling its facial recognition

Hoan Ton-That, CEO of Clearview AI, demonstrates his facial recognition system with his own photos (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File) SETH WENIG/AP This is a major decision in the fight for data protection. Monday, May 9, after two years of legal battle against the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), Clearview AI accepted to no longer sell … Read more