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  •  Just wait until facial recognition is perfected... (2+ / 0-)
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    DRo, JVolvo

    and fully implemented.

    Facial Scanning Is Making Gains in Surveillance

    The Department of Homeland Security tested a crowd-scanning project called the Biometric Optical Surveillance System — or BOSS — last fall after two years of government-financed development. Although the system is not ready for use, researchers say they are making significant advances. That alarms privacy advocates, who say that now is the time for the government to establish oversight rules and limits on how it will someday be used.
    Are we havin' fun yet?

    'Cuz freedom can't protect itself ~~ EFF ~ EPIC ~ ACLU

    by markthshark on Mon Aug 26, 2013 at 12:18:16 PM PDT

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