Privacy Visor thwarts facial-recognition tech

National May 13, 2016

Privacy Visor thwarts facial-recognition tech

by Daisuke Kikuchi

With improvements in facial-recognition technology and the increasing popularity of smartphones, the threat to one's privacy unexpectedly posed by random Internet photos posted by strangers is growing day by day. To protect against unwanted scrutiny, trading company Nissey Corp., based in Sabae, Fukui Prefecture, has ...