I’m not a fan of facial recognition software, probably because it gives me the Orwellian willies. Having said that, I’m sure you understand why I’m not a fan of Facebook’s new tag feature which introduces facial recognition software to social networking. Here’s more about it and, more importantly, how to turn it off.
- Gagging on Tagging: Facebook Facial Recognition Creeps Out Privacy Partisans (tjantunen.com)
- Facebook under scrutiny after facial recognition announcement (telecomcanadaen.wordpress.com)
- Facebook respond to privacy concerns over facial recognition software (bigbrotherwatch.org.uk)