Facial-recognition technology being demonstrated at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference in Shanghai in August 2019. Photo: BloombergFacial-recognition technology being demonstrated at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference in Shanghai in August 2019. Photo: Bloomberg
Facial-recognition technology being demonstrated at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference in Shanghai in August 2019. Photo: Bloomberg

China ranks as the worst country at collecting, using and storing biometric data

There’s growing concern among Chinese citizens over how their biometric data is used, but China has no law to protect it

Topic |   Facial recognition
Facial-recognition technology being demonstrated at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference in Shanghai in August 2019. Photo: BloombergFacial-recognition technology being demonstrated at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference in Shanghai in August 2019. Photo: Bloomberg
Facial-recognition technology being demonstrated at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference in Shanghai in August 2019. Photo: Bloomberg
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