Concerned about business intrusion into people’s privacy, but less so about government intrusion: Europe Is Building a Huge International Facial Recognition System
Apple is struggling to reduce abuse of their products:
How to block tracking pixels in Apple Mail But why have users do the work when Apple could do it for them?
Android appears to represent an even greater risk, though:
To be fair, other significant breaches and risks were published as well
It looks like governments are starting to look at levelling the digital playing fields
Fighting crime doesn't justify mandatory data retention: European Court of Justice – this does not seem to include face recognition data, though (see above)
The next stop in a long saga: EU-US trans-Atlantic data transfers ‘deal in principle’ faces tough legal review