Facial recognition: designing 21st century rules

Andrew Charlesworth, James Wickes

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Mention CCTV cameras and automated facial recognition (AFR), and we all probably picture scenes of crowd control or similar scenarios where the technology is used in a coercive manner. More positive uses, of which there are many – like healthcare, facilities management and authorising access to banking or mobile communications – are less likely to occur to us.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7-10
Number of pages4
JournalBiometric Technology Today
Issue number10
Early online date26 Nov 2018
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 26 Nov 2018

Structured keywords

  • Digital Societies


  • CCTV Surveillance
  • facial recognition
  • Regulation
  • Privacy


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