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As Policing Technology in California Advances, So Do Privacy Concerns

April 10, 2014 | 7:00 am

As Policing Technology in California Advances, So Do Privacy Concerns

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Profusion of new devices lets law enforcement gather data about personal lives of law-abiding citizens.

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No Stranger in the Night: Facial Recognition Comes to Google Glass

December 19, 2013 | 7:56 pm

No Stranger in the Night: Facial Recognition Comes to Google Glass

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New apps, not Google-approved, can scan a face and produce the personal profile that goes with it.

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App That Scans Faces of Bar Crowds Raising Privacy Concerns

May 16, 2012 | 8:35 am

App That Scans Faces of Bar Crowds Raising Privacy Concerns

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by Reyhan Harmanci for The Bay Citizen A priest and a rabbi walk into a bar. And a camera records their entrance so that users of a new app can tell the age, gender, and the number of people sipping drinks at the club. It is no joke. Beginning Friday, a Chicago-based startup called SceneTap […]

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