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Off Deadline: Does 'facial recognition' signal the ultimate end of personal privacy?

Original post made on Sep 8, 2017

National TV news in June reported, rather enthusiastically I thought, that computer-based "facial recognition" may soon help speed airline passengers through the check-in security system.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, September 8, 2017, 12:00 AM

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Posted by scary future
a resident of Palo Verde
on Sep 9, 2017 at 3:21 pm

Count me among the paralyzed "grains of sand".
I have long been a protector of my own on-line privacy. And it has become a more and more difficult battle.
Now the privacy issues aren't even a matter of choice or opting-in. Unless the only way to opt-out now is too completely vacate the modern world. Don't use airports, don't step outside on public steets.

It's all become too big and intimidating. And of course the younger generation just doesn't even think privacy is "a Thing".

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