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Police use of facial recognition violates human rights, UK court rules

Police use of facial recognition violates human rights, UK court rules

12 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / A close-up of a police facial recognition camera in use at the Cardiff City Stadium on January 12, 2020 in Cardiff, Wales. Police used the technology to identify...
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Tech issue pauses UK's daily coronavirus toll as eight hospital deaths confirmed

Tech issue pauses UK's daily coronavirus toll as eight hospital deaths confirmed

16 hours ago   |   Metro

The official UK death toll is not expected to be revealed until tomorrow at the earliest Another eight hospital patients have died in the UK after catching coronavirus, health...
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Welsh police force's use of facial recognition technology ruled unlawful in landmark Court of Appeal case

19 hours ago   |   Evening Standard

Civil rights campaigner Ed Bridges wins legal challenge against South Wales Police
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South Wales police lose landmark facial recognition case

21 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   4 articles

Court rules use of technology broke equalities law and breached privacy rights The use of facial recognition technology by South Wales police broke race and sex equalities law...
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Police face-recog tech use in Welsh capital of Cardiff was unlawful - Court of Appeal

22 hours ago   |   The Register

Judges went out of their way not to set a nationwide precedent, though In a shock ruling today, the UK Court of Appeal has declared that South Wales Police broke the law with...
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Going for a song: Wales inks £300m in deals after shopping spree for hardware, software, and audio-visual equipment

7 days ago   |   The Register

Public and voluntary sector welcome to buy from framework agreement winners Its place names may sometimes be unpronounceable to the rest of the world, but money talks in Wales...
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Computer misuse crimes down 9% on last year in England and Wales, says Office of National Statistics

22 days ago   |   The Register

But take that with a pinch of salt Computer misuse crimes across England and Wales have declined over the past year - with credential theft attacks remaining more or less flat...
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This Is Why Revenge Porn Threats Should Be Made A Crime

This Is Why Revenge Porn Threats Should Be Made A Crime

1 month ago   |   Huffington Post

We're here to guide you through the coronavirus pandemic. Sign up to the Life newsletter for daily tips, advice, how-tos and escapism. Threats to post revenge porn should be a...
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Large Dental Group with Hundreds of Locations Scales for Future Growth

1 month ago   |   Reg Whitepapers

As the third largest dental group in the United Kingdom, Rodericks Dental operates 100 practices across England and Wales. Providing NHS and private dental care, Rodericks...
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Keynotes and topics announced for first-ever Wales Tech Week

1 month ago   |   Electronics Weekly

The first-ever Wales Tech Week has confirmed more than 50 virtual events as part of the festival, which runs 13 - 17 July and is free to access. It is designed to showcase the...
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Microsoft reveals Xbox Series X release date, delays Halo Infinite

Microsoft reveals Xbox Series X release date, delays Halo Infinite

Microsoft has confirmed its next-generation console, the Xbox Series X, will arrive in November. But its anticipated launch has now been dampened somewhat. Previously, the... Read more ...

Xbox Series X to Launch in November, But Without Halo Infinite

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Developer 343 Industries is pushing back Halo Infinite's release date to 2021, citing disruptions caused by COVID-19. As a result, Microsoft's next-gen console is going to... Read more ...

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Halo Infinite delayed until 2021 because 'it is not sustainable' to release...

Halo Infinite delayed until 2021 because 'it is not sustainable' to release this year

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The stock market is on the verge of hitting record all-time highs, with the S&P 500 trading less than 1% below its intraday high of 3,393 on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq 100... Read more ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook hits billionaire status

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Police use of facial recognition unlawfully breached privacy rights, says...

Police use of facial recognition unlawfully breached privacy rights, says Court of Appeal ruling

British police's use of facial recognition technology has been ruled unlawful in a landmark judgment at the Court of Appeal. Read more ...

New Suzuki Ignis facelift revealed with improved hybrid powertrain

New Suzuki Ignis facelift revealed with improved hybrid powertrain

Suzuki has facelifted its Ignis crossover for 2020, adding a handful of cosmetic tweaks, some extra technology and an improved version of the car's 1.2-litre hybrid powertrain... Read more ...

Panasonic 2020 TV lineup: everything you need to know

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