A screen demonstrates facial-recognition technology at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in Shanghai on August 29, 2019. (Picture: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg) A screen demonstrates facial-recognition technology at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in Shanghai on August 29, 2019. (Picture: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg)
A screen demonstrates facial-recognition technology at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in Shanghai on August 29, 2019. (Picture: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg)

Beijing considers using facial recognition to fight a new Covid-19 outbreak

  • AI temperature screening and facial recognition systems that recognize people wearing masks have already been introduced in some parts of the country

Topic |   Facial recognition
A screen demonstrates facial-recognition technology at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in Shanghai on August 29, 2019. (Picture: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg) A screen demonstrates facial-recognition technology at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in Shanghai on August 29, 2019. (Picture: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg)
A screen demonstrates facial-recognition technology at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in Shanghai on August 29, 2019. (Picture: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg)
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