Day: December 3, 2019

KONE To Put Facial Recognition And Alexa Listening Devices In Elevators

KONE To Put Facial Recognition And Alexa Listening Devices In Elevators

iSpeech.org Mass Private I  | Source URL The good old days of elevator music being a minor distraction is about change. VentureBeat reports that “elevators of the future will have virtual windows, voice-activated controls, music-streaming, and more.” KONE’s DX Class, elevators will give security and the buildings owners, unparalleled access to view what is happening […]

DHS wants to expand airport face recognition scans to include US citizens

Speech Synthesis Zack Whittaker | TechCrunch | Source URL Homeland Security wants to expand facial recognition checks for travelers arriving to and departing from the U.S. to also include citizens, which had previously been exempt from the mandatory checks. In a filing, the department has proposed that all travelers, and […]

Chinese government forces people to scan their face before they can use internet as surveillance efforts mount

iSpeech Business Insider | Source URL Chinese citizens will now have to start using facial identification in order to sign up for internet services or get a new mobile number.  The Chinese government announced in September that residents applying for a new mobile or internet device will have their faces […]