- Tram Ho
The camera system for detecting people and means of traffic violations applied by the Chinese police last year had initial results.
Traffic camera on a street in Beijing (China)
AI Intellifusion (based in Shenzhen) is currently the supplier of face scanning technology to the traffic police of this country since 2018. In Handan, Hebei Province, local police have cooperated with a start-up Called Gosunyun Robot (based in Guangzhou) to bring robots using artificial intelligence (AI) into direct traffic control, providing guidance for drivers.
Besides, face recognition is also applied to learner drivers, allowing them to use their faces to register and complete theory courses instead of waiting for many procedures. Since then, the period of theoretical examination to practice also significantly shortened.
In recent years, China has continuously applied face recognition to all aspects of social life in this country, from arresting criminals, traffic, airport security, sorting garbage, detecting cancer to developing self-made vehicles. Drive. This technology is a key factor in developing a citizen-based scoring system for their behavior.
According to 2016 statistics, China’s surveillance camera system market (including management equipment and software) reached USD 6.4 billion. State and private companies have installed 176 million surveillance cameras, leading the world in quantity.
In contrast, the US and Europe are not interested in facial recognition technology due to privacy concerns. Recently, Somerville city of Massachusetts and Los Angeles (USA) has announced that it prohibits police and authorities from using software with this technology. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) adopted by the European Union in May 5, 2018 contains provisions that the biological information including facial wrinkles belongs to the owner, if desired. must get their consent. Even in China, many people worry that they are collecting personal data through cameras.
Source : Vnexpress