Articles by Rachel Adams-Heard

Facebook’s Facial Recognition Software Draws Privacy Complaints, Lawsuit

When you are identified in a picture on Facebook, biometric software remembers your face so it can be “tagged” in other photographs. Facebook Inc. says this enhances the user experience. But privacy advocates say the company’s technology — which was …

FAA Approving 250 Drone Permits a Month Without Final Rules

The Federal Aviation Administration is issuing permits for the commercial use of drones at a rate of about 250 a month as it tries to meet the growing demand for unmanned aircraft while it develops rules for their use. Through …