Google says it won’t approve any Glass apps with facial recognition until it has protections in place
While Google is not going to permit facial recognition with Google Glass as of yet, it seems to me that it's only a matter of time until this feature will be available.
Since Glass began hitting people’s faces, the questions about how a wearable camera with a computer attached would affect privacy have been ramping up. Specifically, facial recognition technology jumped out as a concern. If Google Glass can take HD video of you, why couldn’t it match your face up with a G+ profile or other data set and allow the user access to more information at a ‘glance’ than you’d care to give them?"
Google has promised not to add facial recognition to any of their products without having privacy protections in place. Consider the line in the sand still drawn.
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