Category: ACLU

California outlaws facial recognition in police bodycams
AB1215, ACLU

California outlaws facial recognition in police bodycams

The bill was introduced by Phil Ting: one of 26 state lawmakers misidentified as suspects in an ACLU test of the technology. . California outlaws ... Read More

US visa applicants required to hand over social media info
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US visa applicants required to hand over social media info

As of Friday, it's no longer optional - the US is been asking for five years of social media information. . US visa applicants required ... Read More

DHS policies allow unlimited, warrantless device search
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DHS policies allow unlimited, warrantless device search

Newly revealed policies show border agents can search devices for pretty much any reason, including if some other agency asked them to. . DHS policies ... Read More

Tech giants back bill that privacy advocates claim is toothless
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Tech giants back bill that privacy advocates claim is toothless

The main disagreement: if consumers will be able to delete their data or whether the law would give companies ways to wiggle out. . Tech ... Read More

Microsoft calls for laws on facial recognition, issues principles
ACLU, Amazon Rekognition

Microsoft calls for laws on facial recognition, issues principles

Profits are nice, but "We don’t believe that the world will be best served by a commercial race to the bottom," says President Brad Smith. ... Read More