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Facial recognition: 'Law has not caught up with technology'
…Ed Bridges, whose image was taken while he was shopping in Cardiff, is bringing the first major legal challenge against police use of automated facial recognition surveillance. South Wales Police defends its use of the tool.…


Huawei: Which countries are blocking its 5G technology?
technology could be used for espionage. So which other countries are blocking Huawei's 5G… technology, and which are allowing it to operate? What is 5G? A simple guide to why… Huawei is in trouble BBC News This is new technology, in its very early stages…


Health: Apps and technology could help 'patient power'
…Could apps and wearable technology soon mean patients in Wales take more… them. It is about developing technology which is easy to use for people… technology could help filter out the most important parts and feed it back to patients so…


'Hollywood technology' helping military rehabilitation
technology to help a patient's balance, cognition and confidence in walking It is a bit… within the floor monitors muscle activity. It's the same technology used by Hollywood…


How computing's first 'killer app' changed everything
… of the spreadsheet is not about how monopolies rise and fall but about how technology changes… job of the most boring bits. Viewed together, the two technologies show… that technology doesn't usually take jobs wholesale - it chisels away the easily automated…


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South Wales Police: Facial recognition images 'deleted instantly'
technology in "milliseconds", a judicial review has heard. Ed Bridges has launched… shopping. He claims weak regulation means the technology breaches human rights… legal framework. Automatic facial recognition (AFR) technology maps faces in a crowd…


Concern over Scottish technology skills shortage
…A skills shortage in Scotland's technology industry needs to be tackled now… 9,400 technology companies. They work in areas like remote cloud computing, making… dangers - we will inhibit the growth, particularly of locally-based technology


Rugby goal-light technology trial at Principality Stadium
…New technology to light up rugby posts in different colours to show whether… technology was used for the first time in the UK at the Welsh Rugby Union's annual… Judgement Day event on Saturday. The Welsh company behind the technology hopes it could…


Are barcodes the way to protect dementia patients?
… has the world's oldest population but also some of the most advanced technology