NYC Mayor Adams Wants More Facial Recognition Software for Cops

NYC Mayor Adams Wants More Facial Recognition Software for Cops

This post was originally published on this site  New York City Mayor Eric Adams wants to expand law enforcement’s use of facial recognition software in an effort to combat his city’s growing gun violence. Experts say the software can violate privacy and civil liberties with its secret surveillance and propensity...

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As the IRS pushes facial recognition, the government’s own ID service rejects the technology

As the IRS pushes facial recognition, the government’s own ID service rejects the technology

This post was originally published on this siteDave Zvenyach, director of the GSA’s Technology Transformation Services, told The Post that the agency “is committed to not deploying facial recognition … until rigorous review has given us confidence that we can do so equitably.”

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Government agencies are tapping a facial recognition company to prove you’re you – here’s why that raises concerns about privacy, accuracy and fairness

Government agencies are tapping a facial recognition company to prove you’re you – here’s why that raises concerns about privacy, accuracy and fairness

This post was originally published on this site The U.S. Internal Revenue Service is planning to require citizens to create accounts with a private facial recognition company in order to file taxes online. The IRS is joining a growing number of federal and state agencies that have contracted with ID.me...

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IRS wants to scan your face

IRS wants to scan your face

This post was originally published on this siteMillions of Americans will soon have to scan their face to access their Internal Revenue Service tax accounts, one of the government’s biggest expansions yet of facial recognition software into people’s everyday lives.

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