Tags facial recognition

Senators ask FTC to investigate ID.me for deceptive business practices

by Suzanne Smalley

They're urging the agency to investigate the company's statements on its facial recognition technology.

ICE surveillance dragnet scoops up data on 3 out of 4 Americans, report finds

by Tonya Riley

The report demonstrates how over the past decade ICE has shifted to using data collected beyond a law enforcement context.

Clearview AI agrees to not sell its facial recognition database to private companies

by Tonya Riley

The landmark ruling also stops free trials to police without approval.

House panel launches probe of government contracts with identity verification company ID.me

by Tim Starks

The committee twice cited CyberScoop reporting on the firm.

Documents shed light on ID.me's messaging to states about powerful facial recognition tech

by Tonya Riley

Privacy groups are pushing states to drop the technology provider.

IRS announces it will stop use of facial recognition for identity verification

by Tonya Riley

The decision by IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig comes after mounting backlash from lawmakers and privacy and civil liberties advocates.