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Larry Magid: Why Facial Recognition Technology Isn’t Ready For Prime Time

Larry Magid
May 15, 2018 - 2:29 pm

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS RADIO) - A new study shows that facial recognition technology is not currently an effective crime-fighting tool. KCBS Radio Technology Analyst Larry Magid talks about why the technology leads to so many false positives when it comes to surveillance, and why this is such a concern.