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[liberationtech] Video cameras coming to an SF bar near you
jameswlosey at gmail.com
Mon May 14 14:16:26 PDT 2012
start-up is launching facial recognition cameras in 25 San Francisco
bars. The companies goal is to give patrons a sense of the average age,
male to female ratio, and popularity of a bar before going in. This data
will also be shared with the bar (aka, tracking attendance/demographics on
- No facial photos or video are recorded or stored.
- No streaming video may be viewed by venue operators or patrons.
- No personal information is collected or even attempted to be collected.
However, I suspect this could mean that photos/video (with faces blurred)
might be stored, and its certainly strange to be de facto accepting a
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