There has been increasing debate and scrutiny about facial recognition in the EU and US, and similar issues are emerging in China as the state media (CCTV) recently singled out illegal facial recognition for commercial use.
In this report, IPVM examines:
China state media program exposes illegal facial recognition
Focus on facial recognition usage in stores
Age, gender, race, emotional state analytics
Facial recognition used for "personalized marketing"
Lack of consumer consent and data privacy concerns