Illinois woman sues Target for collecting biometric data without consent

Check out what’s being clicked on An Illinois woman has filed a class action lawsuit against Target, alleging the retailer collected and stored biometric data, including facial and fingerprint scans, without her consent, in violation of state law. Arnetta Dean, who filed the lawsuit to prevent Target from further violating the privacy rights of […]

Biometric Digital IDs Could Track Vax Status, Says Dutch Queen

Queen Máxima of the Netherlands spoke at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos this week, announcing that the introduction of biometric digital ID cards could be used by governments to track “who has actually been vaccinated and who has not.” He said that there is a sex. Queen Máxima, a long-time social justice […]

FACT CHECK: Does Roblox Allow ‘Biometric Tracking’?

post shared on facebook The video game Roblox claims to have a privacy setting that allows you to let your “friends” know your location. Verdict: False This claim is false, a Roblox spokesperson said in an email, “Please check the facts.” Roblox only collects location information at the country or region level, not your exact […]

Illinois company recalls 61,000 biometric gun safes over potentially deadly malfunction

Dana Loesch, host of “The Dana Show,” weighs in on the Democrats’ latest firearms bill on “The Bottom Line” in the midst of the ambush and murder of a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy. Naperville, Ill.-based Fortress Safe has removed approximately 61,000 biometric guns due to serious safety issues and the potential for fatal […]

Twitter/X Updates Privacy Policy to Start Collecting Biometric Data, Employment History

Elon Musk’s social media platform X, formerly known as Twitter, has updated its privacy policy to allow it to start collecting data ranging from users’ biometric data to employment history. , is expanding the amount of data it collects about its users. Twitter/X’s new policy states that it uses collected biometric data for “safety, security […]

Elon Musk’s X Intends To Obtain ‘Biometric’ Data, New Policy Reveals

Elon Musk’s X (previously known as Twitter) uses an updated privacy policy to increase security, including “biometrics,” from its premium users to mass personal data. The company told Bloomberg that it intends to collect data on a consensual basis. This data collection acts as an additional identity verification to help prevent impersonation and enhance the […]

X, formerly known as Twitter, will collect user biometric data, job and education history

Platform X, formerly known as Twitter, will start collecting biometric data and information about its users’ work and education background next month, according to the site’s announcement. Updated privacy policy. “Based on your consent, we may collect and use your biometric information for the purposes of safety, security, and identity verification,” X said in a […]

Elon Musk’s X to collect ‘biometric information,’ job history

Elon Musk’s X said it will begin collecting “biometric information” from users as part of new security features for users willing to pay $8 or more per month for a premium subscription plan to the site. The site, formerly known as Twitter, sent out a push notification on Wednesday urging users to review its updated […]

FTC issues warning on misuse of biometric info amid rise of generative AI

Futurist and WAYE founder Sinead Bobel joined “Morning with Maria” to discuss some of the dangerous aspects of advances in artificial intelligence technology. The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued a warning about the potential misuse of consumer biometric information in connection with emerging technologies such as: Generative Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning. […]