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Investigations are on the way. Heise online writes (translated): "Hamburg data protection officer takes action against Clearview. Following a complaint, data protection officer Johannes Caspar is investigating the US company Clearview AI, which specialises in automated facial recognition. [...]"

Source (in german): https://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/Gesichtserkennung-Ha...

And it only took them 2 years to act on it. Wow.

GDPR for the first time allows non profits to bring up cases. So its up to eveyone to support them. "They" have a lot of worrying cases to cope with.

Do they take donations? I'd be happy to chip in a $1000 to help destroy these scumbags.

Thank you, just donated 1k to them.

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