Facial Surveillance Used On US Politicians, Technical Challenges Remain

Author: John Honovich, Published on Jun 12, 2018

Many fear that facial surveillance will be used against people by governments, such as the vast facial surveillance apparatus being built in China as well as the ACLU's complaints about US pilots.

Now, the New York Times has built their own facial surveillance system that they are using on US politicians as they seek to report on political issues in the US capital.

Inside this note, we examine the NY Times system, including problems they have faced, in particular with facial recognition matching issues.

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