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Grocery Stores Are Already Using Facial Recognition Cameras to Target Ads to You While You're Shopping
Facial recognition software is becoming more and more ubiquitous, stoking concerns of privacy and permission among Americans across the country.
Now, the technology might be on the shelves in grocery stores. Unlike commonplace surveillance cameras, the coin-size lenses can detect age, gender, and possibly even one's mood in order to produce targeted ads on screens for each potential customer in real time.