16 Apr '18, 9am

Facial recognition cameras on lamp posts to be tested in Singapore

Facial recognition cameras on lamp posts to be tested in Singapore

by Lisa Vaas 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Singapore last year announced that it wants to convert every single lamp post in the country – there are about 110,000 in the island state – into an interconnected network of wireless sensors. Now, it looks like the plan is to put surveillance cameras equipped with facial recognition on top of those posts, where they can pick out faces and identify pedestrians, bicyclists, motorcyclists or motorists as they pass by, Reuters reports. A pilot of the project is scheduled to begin next year, as part of Singapore’s Smart Nation project. GovTech, the federal agency in charge of the “Lamppost-as-a-Platform” (LaaP) project, has set a deadline of May for companies to register their interest in providing the network technology. A GovTech spokesman sent a statement to Reuters saying t...

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