Tags facial recognition

New York bans facial recognition in schools until at least 2022

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

States agencies will seek feedback from teachers, parents and school-safety experts to develop governance for the technology's possible future use.

Duke researcher apologizes for exposing student images to Chinese military

by Colin Wood • 3 years ago

A database containing images of 2,000 students has now been used by organizations around the world, including two Chinese military research academies.

New York school district pauses on facial recognition system

by Colin Wood • 3 years ago

Just days after installation, a facial recognition system at Lockport City School District is offline as the state reviews district privacy policies.

Facial surveillance, other school security upgrades raise eyebrows in New York

by Corinne Lestch • 3 years ago

Districts across the state are funding new security upgrades in response to recent shootings, but critics say some schools are going too far.

RealNetworks offers free facial recognition software for K-12

by Patience Wait • 4 years ago

The technology — though sure to spark some controversy — aims to help control access to school buildings.

Technology may not stop a school shooting from happening, but it can still help

by Emily Tate • 4 years ago

As districts grapple with how best to protect students and staff in an age of lockdowns, many are looking to advanced communications systems and facial recognition software.

Facial recognition technology adds layer of 'prevention' at dorms' front doors

by Ryan Johnston • 4 years ago

Officials at the University of San Francisco say the digital system helps to stop crime on campus before it happens.