August 17, 2022 8:09 am
The records, shared under two RTI requests and reviewed by The Indian Express, throw light for the first time on how the Delhi Police uses facial recognition matches during investigations.
August 17, 2022 2:00 pm
DigiYatra will be rolled out at Varanasi and Bengaluru this month, and at five airports — Pune, Vijayawada, Kolkata, Delhi and Hyderabad — by March next year. What is DigiYatra and how can people use this facility? We explain.
June 24, 2022 6:12 pm
According to a doctor, a person may rely on other factors to identify who the person they are talking to is, like their hairstyle and voice, but may struggle if these clues are not there
May 30, 2022 8:55 am
A search takes mere seconds. You upload a photo of a face, check a box agreeing to the terms of service and then get a grid of photos of faces deemed similar, with links to where they appear on the internet.
March 24, 2022 1:51 pm
Opponents of facial recognition, including civil rights groups, have decried Ukraine's adoption of Clearview AI for facial recognition, citing the possibility of misidentification.
November 25, 2021 7:36 am
Anushka Jain, Likhita, Matt Mahmoudi write: The risk it poses to human rights, including right to privacy, far outweighs any of its purported benefits in law and order
November 21, 2021 3:22 pm
ForPAWS is an app that will soon allow you to find a lost puppy's home using just your smartphone. Here's how it aims to make things easier for pet families down the road.
November 04, 2021 10:44 am
The big problem with facial recognition is that as the technology gets faster and more accurate there are worries that it will be used for mass surveillance.
November 03, 2021 7:44 am
The removal of face recognition by the world's largest social media platform comes as the tech industry has faced a reckoning over the past few years over the ethics of using the technology.
October 25, 2021 1:37 pm
A facial recognition system has endpoints, which are able to measure certain variables of a person's face, and using this data, a faceprint is created.