The NSA Wants Your Faceprint - Do You Know Why?

June 15, 2014

Did you hear the news about the NSA collecting thousands of photos of faces every day, as part of a facial recognition effort? Turns out, your face is more unique than your fingerprint, and government agencies and private companies are developing new programs to find and identify faces.

The New York Times' Natasha Singer gives us an update on the state of facial recognition.



Really kind of creepy. I might have to get off FaceBook, but if I do, some other entity will probably find me.