From Japan, privacy glasses thwart facial recognition technologies

From Japan, privacy glasses thwart facial recognition technologies

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It’s no secret that facial recognition technologies are becoming increasingly common, with applications ranging from security to targeted marketing. For those uncomfortable with the idea of a world without anonymity, however, two Japanese professors have invented privacy-protecting glasses designed specifically to thwart such facial recognition attempts.

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