Chinese facial recognition system catches jaywalker, turns out to be a bus from Journalist's blog


China hasn`t been shy about using facial recognition tech to catch jaywalkers, and publicly shame them.

The technology aims to dissuade bad behaviour by recognising the offender`s face, checking it with a database, then posting their information on public screens, such as their ID number and name.

It`s technology that can definitely go wrong, as witnessed recently in the city of Ningbo. 

As reported by Abacus, one camera caught a jaywalker at an intersection in Jiangxia Bridge East, but it turned out to be merely the face of a famous businesswoman, Dong Mingzhu. Read more...

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