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Big name stores trial 'Big Brother' cameras

SBS Macedonian

Big name stores trial 'Big Brother' cameras

Output of an Artificial Intelligence system performing Facial Recognition on a photograph of a man Source: Getty


Published 16 June 2022 at 1:33pm
By Tina Quinn
Presented by Vase Kocev
Source: SBS

A Choice report has revealed several major retailers in Australia are using facial recognition technology with many people unaware of the practice. Bunnings, K-Mart and The Good Guys are recording "facial fingerprints" of customers, but the practice could face greater scrutiny. The companies say theft and safety concerns are behind the move, some experts have pointed to potential breaches of the privacy act.


Published 16 June 2022 at 1:33pm
By Tina Quinn
Presented by Vase Kocev
Source: SBS



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