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Ticketmaster plans to roll out facial recognition. What could go wrong?

Accepted submission by MrPlow at 2018-05-15 15:59:08

Submitted via IRC for SoyCow0245

Concertgoers will soon live in their own personalized version of hell above and beyond the Ticketmaster convenience fee. Live Nation, Ticketmaster’s parent company, recently announced a pilot program to ditch tickets in favor of advanced facial recognition technology. For the pilot, Ticketmaster partnered with Blink Identity, a Texas-based biometric company that previously worked to implement …

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