Posts Tagged ‘NYC’

New NYC police camera can identify a face 2 miles away

June 6, 2008

An ubertech “verti-bird,” as Fox News is calling it, is flying over the skies of Manhattan allowing police to see and recognize a face from two miles away, peer inside a building from three to four miles away, and track a suspect car from 12 miles away.

Well, I’m sure it’ll only be used for legitimate law enforcement purposes, of course. I’d imagine there are legitimate uses for it….but for some reason, I can see this going bad. More from Wired.com.

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