Sun, 26 Nov 2017 23:56:57 +0100
#^Coalition could allow firms to buy access to facial recognition data
Partially redacted documents from attorney general disclose private sector’s interest in facial verification service
The federal government is considering allowing private companies to use its national facial recognition database for a fee, documents released under Freedom of Information laws reveal.
Mon, 27 Nov 2017 23:39:17 +0100
The state already has the data and they're trying to figure out how to keep private industry from balkanising it. It won't matter in another year or two because you'll have the ability to recognise faces in your cell phone and find out everything you want to know about the person.