COVID-19 Could Provide Cover for Surveillance Expansion

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    Contact tracing apps raise privacy fears
    September 15, 2020
    https://betanews.com/2020/09/15/contact-tracing-privacy-fears/
    SecureAge:
    (Press Release): A new study by SecureAge reveals many consumers feel privacy takes priority over prevention
    (Report): Contact tracing creates tech privacy fears: POVs from consumers and IT pros
     
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    UK government to retain fingerprints and DNA profiles of COVID-19 infectees under national security
    COVID-19 infectees fingerprints and DNA to be gathered under "terrorism" clauses
    September 16, 2020

    https://www.intellihub.com/uk-gover...f-covid-19-infectees-under-national-security/
     
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    Students Are Rebelling Against Eye-Tracking Exam Surveillance Tools
    Invasive test-taking software has become mandatory in many places
    September 24, 2020
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    Students Are Pushing Back Against Proctoring Surveillance Apps
    September 25, 2020
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    Surveillance technology is not the way to get kids safely back to school
    ...But schools are buying them
    October 5, 2020

    https://www.marketplace.org/shows/m...-health-coronavirus-qr-codes-thermal-cameras/
     
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    400 Facial Recognition Gates In A Single Airport: The Terrifying Future of Air Travel
    "COVID-19/Big Brother marriage"
    October 8, 2020

    https://massprivatei.blogspot.com/2020/10/400-facial-recognition-gates-in-single.html
     
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    AI cameras introduced in London to monitor social distancing and lockdown restrictions
    Vivacity Labs has more than 1,000 sensors in cities including London and Manchester
    October 8, 2020

    https://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/ai-cameras-london-social-distancing-rules-a4566446.html
     
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    Go read how Clear plans to infiltrate every part of daily life
    You are You (along with your credit card, passport and driver’s license)
    October 14, 2020
    https://www.theverge.com/2020/10/14/21516653/clear-identity-health-covid-airports
     
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    Police given access to details of people told to self-isolate by UK government's system
    October 17, 2020
    https://news.trust.org/item/20201017220315-6fosw
     
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    Hospitals And VA Clinics Use 'Xecan' Facial Recognition And Palm Scanners To Track Patients
    October 15, 2020
    https://massprivatei.blogspot.com/2020/10/hospitals-and-va-clinics-use-xecan.html
     
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