China shipped 100% more smart locks in 2017 than in 2016. (Picture: China News Service)China shipped 100% more smart locks in 2017 than in 2016. (Picture: China News Service)
China shipped 100% more smart locks in 2017 than in 2016. (Picture: China News Service)

Using smart door locks with facial recognition? China says you should think twice

A rare warning in a country that embraces facial recognition

Topic |   Facial recognition
China shipped 100% more smart locks in 2017 than in 2016. (Picture: China News Service)China shipped 100% more smart locks in 2017 than in 2016. (Picture: China News Service)
China shipped 100% more smart locks in 2017 than in 2016. (Picture: China News Service)
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