The FBI Just Completed its Facial Recognition System, and It’s Absolutely Terrifying


The FBI’s new Next Generation Identification system is up and running, and is expected to absorb some 52 million photos in its first year alone. In an announcement posted to their website, the FBI describes the project as an upgrade to its already-existing fingerprint database, which contains more than 100 million records:

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The FBI Just Completed its Facial Recognition System, and It’s Absolutely Terrifying

The FBI Just Completed its Facial Recognition System, and It’s Absolutely Terrifying


The FBI’s new Next Generation Identification system is up and running, and is expected to absorb some 52 million photos in its first year alone. In an announcement posted to their website, the FBI describes the project as an upgrade to its already-existing fingerprint database, which contains more than 100 million records:

Yipes

The FBI Just Completed its Facial Recognition System, and It’s Absolutely Terrifying