Privacy Glasses Protect Your ID from Facial Recognition Software


Worried facial recognition technology is creating a world where corporate surveillance is the norm? Well, fear no more, for all you have to do is pick up yourself a pair of these handy privacy visor glasses, created by Japan’s National Institute of Informatics. The visor is fitted with a number of LED bulbs that emit infra-red light at a level that’s imperceptible to the human eye, but appears to shine quite brightly when viewed via a camera, preventing face detection.

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