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Who’s watching who? A guide to monitoring the use of facial recognition tech where you live

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  • Somerville, MA

A New York Times investigation recently introduced the country to Clearview AI, a small and secretive facial recognition company. Clearview says the foundation of their system is a 3 billion strong database of facial images pulled from social networks and the web. The investigation started with records requests by MuckRock and Open the Government, part of the work to keep tabs on those keeping tabs on us.

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Learn more about the project to help the public investigate local police agencies’ use of facial recognition technology here.

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