Privacy concerns as Chinese cities use facial recognition software to shame jaywalkers

Efforts by some Chinese cities to use facial recognition software to shame jaywalkers have been met with concerns that the practice may violate pedestrians’ privacy. Cities including Jiangbei, Jinan, and Suqian recently implemented face recognition software at busy intersections, after a system was first rolled out in Shenzhen in April. The initiative is the latest attempt to discourage the common practice […]