Birgit Schippers

 Birgit Schippers

Birgit Schippers is Senior Lecturer in Politics at St Mary’s University College Belfast and a visiting fellow at the Senator George J. Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Justice and Security at Queen’s University Belfast.

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The databases that contain our facial images should ring alarm bells. Views
Sunday, August 25, 2019
Facial Recognition: Ten Reasons You Should Be Worried About the Technology
Facial recognition technology is spreading fast. Already widespread in China , software that identifies people by comparing images of their faces against a database of records is now being adopted across much of the rest of the world. It’s common among police forces but has also been used at...
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