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Who is watching you now?

Spying technology used to track health data has other uses too, and we should worry about its potential

By Rachael Jolley  

Photo: Jens B�ttner/DPA/PA Images

Just a few days ago a large accounting firm, PwC, revealed it was developing facial recognition technology that could allow it to monitor staff working at home, and even be used to see when they took toilet breaks.

It was just one of a slew of news stories that show our right to privacy is being eroded right in front of our eyes.

A desperate need to adapt to Covid-19 has meant a whole set of tools has been introduced or expanded…

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