Cops Are Giving Amazon’s Ring Your Real-Time 911 Data

Photo: Smith Collection / Gado / Getty Image Amazon-owned home security company Ring is pursuing contracts…

Customs and Border Protection Tells Congress It’s Totally Legal to Use Face Recognition on Americans

A U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer helps a passenger navigate facial recognition kiosks at a…

Face Recognition Surveillance Banned by Second American City

Photo: Getty One day after the biggest police body camera manufacturer in America banned the use…

Axon Bans Facial Recognition in Its Police Body Cameras—for Now

Photo: David McNew (Getty) Axon, America’s biggest police body camera manufacturer, is currently banning the use…

IBM Sells Face Recognition Surveillance to a Dictatorship: Report

President of the United Arab Emirates, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.Photo: Oli Scarff…

We Don’t Need to ‘Pause’ Police Use of Face Recognition—We Need to Ban It Forever

Massachusetts Institute of Technology facial recognition researcher Joy Buolamwini stands for a portrait behind a mask…

San Francisco Becomes First U.S. City to Ban Face Recognition Surveillance

Photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty) San Francisco on Tuesday became the first city in America to ban…