The Guilfordian

China tests controversial facial recognition surveillance software

Shami Chideya, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018

Governments currently use a variety of techniques, both known and unknown, to maintain the security of their citizens. For the past year, the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of China has tested facial recognition services to keep track of potential threats within its borders. While this concept...

News in brief

Rishab Revankar, World & Nation Editor

October 25, 2013

Paris, France  On Oct. 22, an article in Le Monde, a French daily, accused the U.S. National Security Agency of spying on French diplomats in Washington and at the U.N. Le Monde claims that the U.S. implanted spyware after hacking foreign networks with the help of Genie: the NSA’s mass surveillance progra...