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UK's ICO investigates use of live facial recognition technology

UK's ICO investigates use of live facial recognition technology

The Information Commissioner’s investigation follows concerns reported in the media regarding the use of the technology in the King’s Cross area of London.

London to use ICO personal data ‘sandbox’ for violence reduction initiative

London to use ICO personal data ‘sandbox’ for violence reduction initiative

A financial forensic analytics platform and a central mechanism for sharing patient consent are among the projects chosen by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office.

Singapore is top for blockchain

Singapore is top for blockchain

A new ranking lists the top 10 blockchain cities in the world which sees London in second place and the Swiss town of Zug in third

Spin launches Pin ICO

Spin launches Pin ICO

The US bike-sharing company is aiming to build a blockchain-based reputation and rewards protocol for its network of shared bikes and partners

China advances its blockchain strategy

China advances its blockchain strategy

WISeKey is cooperating with experts in industry, government, and academia to address businesses’ most relevant blockchain developments

Blockchain fosters peer-to-peer energy exchanges

Blockchain fosters peer-to-peer energy exchanges

The Prosume Energy Foundation has developed a blockchain platform to exchange electricity from renewable and fossil sources