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China Roundup: facial recognition lawsuit and cashless payments for foreigners

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Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China Roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people...

Passbase grabs $3.6M to power privacy-preserving online ID checks

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Digital identity startup Passbase has closed a $3.6 million seed round, led by Cowboy Ventures and Eniac Ventures, with participation from Seedcamp and other European...

Facebook could face billions in potential damages as court rules facial...

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Facebook is facing exposure to billions of dollars in potential damages as a federal appeals court on Thursday rejected Facebook’s arguments to halt a...

Trueface raises $3.7M to recognise that gun, as it’s being pulled,...

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Globally, millions of cameras are in deployed by companies and organizations every year. All you have to do is look up. Yes, there they...

Alibaba-backed facial recognition startup Megvii raises $750 million

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One of China’s most ambitious artificial intelligence startups, Megvii, more commonly known for its facial recognition brand Face++, announced Wednesday that it has raised...

Amazon shareholders want the company to stop selling facial recognition to...

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Amazon shareholders are demanding the company stop selling Rekognition, the company’s facial recognition software, to law enforcement. Unless the board of directors determines the...

2019: The year face recognition goes big and voice ads stall

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Happy New Year! Unlike the holiday fruitcake we’ve all been avoiding the past couple of weeks, 2018 was far from stale. The year was...

3D-printed heads let hackers – and cops – unlock your phone

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There’s a lot you can make with a 3D printer: from prosthetics, corneas, and firearms — even an Olympic-standard luge. You can even 3D print...

Google agrees not to sell facial recognition tech, citing abuse potential

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In recent months, pressure has been mounting for major tech firms to develop strong policies regarding facial recognition. Microsoft has helped lead the way...

Facial recognition remains tempting but toxic for tech companies

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In a blog post announcing support for the Asia Pacific AI for Social Good Research Network and highlighting Google’s efforts to use artificial intelligence...