Google's COVID-19 "community mobility" surveillance reports

Google has a whole set of graphs showing us the decline in folks moving around.

Glad to know they're keeping an eye out for us!

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Calgary malls caught secretly using facial recognition to characterise shoppers' age and gender

Calgary's Chinook Centre and Market Mall -- operated by Cadillac Fairview -- have been caught running background software that analysed the footage from the CCTVs in the malls' electronic directories to guess at the age and gender of visitors, without consent or notification. Read the rest