CLEARVIEW AI SET TO GET PATENT FOR CONTROVERSIAL FACIAL RECOGNITION TECH

© Provided by CNET Getty Images Clearview AI, the company behind a controversial facial recognition system that scrapes social media sites to add pictures of people to its database, is on the cusp of receiving a patent for its technology. The company confirmed Saturday that the US Trademark and Patent Office had sent it a notice of allowance, which means Clearview's application is set to...

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