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London police to use face scan tech, stoking privacy fears

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Privacy in public spaces is a quaint idea. Unfortunately, the quaintness is creeping into our private spaces quite rapidly.

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San Francisco banned the use of face recognition cameras.

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If you just happen to have a face similar to a person of interest, you're going to get fed up being stopped by the coppers.

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People who deride the “slippery slope” of government control need only take heed of this. People used to take the idea of privacy for granted. Now when we do it will be gone.

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