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Prisons Across the U.S. Are Quietly Building Databases of Incarcerated People’s Voice Prints

ROUGHLY SIX MONTHS ago at New York’s Sing Sing prison, John…

Could Fingerprint Scanners Replace Check-In Lines at Airports, Baseball Games and Hospitals?

When Apple introduced an electronic fingerprint scanner to…

Amazon Facial-Identification Software Used by Police Falls Short on Tests for Accuracy and Bias, New Research Finds

Facial-recognition software developed by Amazon and marketed…

We Broke Into a Bunch of Android Phones With a 3D-Printed Head

Facial recognition is cropping up everywhere. From shopping…

Police Think Alexa May Have Witnessed a New Hampshire Double Homicide. Now They Want Amazon to Turn Her Over.

Alexa may have been listening, as she almost always is,…

US Government Wants Facebook to Break Encryption in its Messenger App – Ride the Lightning

Reuters reported on August 17th that he U.S. government is…