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States still haven’t matched Illinois’ 2008 biometric privacy law

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Cameras gathered information on attendees’ gender, age, and whether they matched a list of suspicious persons

A view of the Rose Bowl Stadium as the Oregon Ducks play the Wisconsin Badgers on January 1, 2020, in Pasadena, California. Photo: Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images


Our heartbeats differ just enough to tell us apart, but they also give away potentially sensitive information

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Facial recognition companies are pitching the technology as a sanitary alternative to fingerprint scanners

A woman with a face mask uses a facial recognition system to enter a residence.
A woman with a face mask uses a facial recognition system to enter a residence.
Photo: Cai Zixin/China News Service/Getty Images


The technology uses supercapacitors and will help speed the creation of contacts lenses that monitor the body

Photos: Jang-Ung Park, Yonsei University

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