December 5, 2020

Can a BBC reporter fool a face mask detector?

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-54344689

Shops are looking to technology to help them cope with coronavirus regulations that enforce social distancing and mask wearing.

Videcon has created a system that can detect when someone is wearing a mask when entering a premises. But how reliable is it?

BBC Click’s Omar Mehtab looks to see if he can trick the detector.

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