Vumacam reviews surveillance system as POPI Act kicks in
Vumacam audits operational guidelines and systems, to assess compliance with the newly promulgated Protection of Personal Information Act.
Vumacam AI surveillance helps police corner criminals
AI-based cameras help bust four suspects on William Nicol Drive after an extensive high-speed car chase that started in the Johannesburg CBD.
MS severs ties with controversial facial recognition start-up
The company will no longer make investments in firms that sell the controversial technology, and will disassociate itself from AnyVision.
Joburg says it has no policy for surveillance cameras
Officials confirm the city does not have a policy in place to govern the surveillance cameras across Johannesburg.
Start-up investors fret over mass data collection risks
Questions loom about how much personal information start-ups are collecting and how securely they store the data.
Remote-activated Siri saves life, raises privacy concerns
Siri can now "call the ambulance" from across the room, but this life-saving capability raises privacy concerns for some.