Squaring the Circle of Smart Surveillance and Privacy


This paper finds that recent growth in investment in CCTV surveillance technology is in inverse proportion to its relatively very low rate of effectiveness in combating crime and terrorism. It maintains that the much-publicised failures of some smart surveillance technologies such as automated face recognition in the period 1997-2003 has led to investment… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/ICDS.2010.55