German government supports ban on AI use in public

(Nov 29, 2021) The incoming German government signed a coalition deal supporting the ban on facial recognition use in public spaces, Politico reports. The Social Democrats,... Read More

UNESCO approves AI ethics recommendations

(Nov 24, 2021) Politico reports all 193 members of the United Nations' Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization signed off on draft recommendations for appropriate... Read More

Privacy considerations for diversity and inclusion initiatives

(Nov 16, 2021) Efforts to review and re-establish appropriate diversity and inclusion strategies stretch across industries. The various privacy issues that arise in the pro... Read More

Measuring global diversity and inclusion: The art of the possible

(Nov 16, 2021) As companies examine and refine their diversity and inclusion strategies, having access to information about the makeup of a workforce has never been so impo... Read More

Israel using broad facial recognition in West Bank

(Nov 10, 2021) The Israeli military is using a facial recognition network of cameras and smartphones to surveil and identify Palestinians in the West Bank, the Washington P... Read More

Behind Facebook's decision to close its facial recognition program

(Nov 9, 2021) The Washington Post reports on Facebook's decision to close its facial recognition system and the likelihood of its return. Though the company planned to nix... Read More

Dark patterns crackdown on the horizon?

(Nov 8, 2021) NBC News reports on the possibility of impending regulations coming from multiple regulatory organizations against manipulative practices using dark patterns... Read More

Finland DPA says tax data can be published 'for journalistic' use

(Nov 4, 2021) Finland's data protection authority, the Office of the Data Protection Ombudsman, Read More

Facebook to close its facial recognition system, but will it start a paradigm shift?

(Nov 3, 2021) Facebook said it plans to shut down its facial recognition system this month and delete the face prints of more than 1 billion users, a change the company sa... Read More

Will Facebook’s facial recognition system shutdown start a paradigm shift?

(Nov 3, 2021) Facebook said it plans to shut down its facial recognition system this month and delete the face prints of more than 1 billion users, a change the company sa... Read More