Planet Biometrics reports:
A California school has dropped plans to add facial recognition as an added level of security to student’s tablets, citing incompatibility issues.
Encinitas school district Superintendent Tim Baird said the plan has been was cancelled because the technology didn’t work with all iPad programs.
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So it wasn’t cancelled over privacy concerns, but it’s probably a relief to many parents that it’s cancelled.