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California’s new police body cam law blocks the use of facial recognition

In August, backers of California's Body Camera Accountability Act pointed out a test of facial recognition software that identified 26 state lawmakers as criminals. They argued it showed the flaws of such technology, and now Governor Gavin Newsom has…
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California’s net neutrality bill is a step closer to becoming law

Now that the FCC has undone net neutrality protections implemented under the Obama Administration, one response has been to implement tight regulation at the state level. Tonight in California's State Assembly lawmakers passed SB 822 by a vote of 61…
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Trump proposal would end California’s tougher car emission standards

It's no secret that the Trump administration is bristling at the Clean Air Act waiver that lets California apply stricter car emissions standards — the state effectively determines the standards for the rest of the country, negating any federal atte…
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Watch how Parrot drones are helping California’s sequoia trees maintain good health

With California having lost more than 100 million trees to drought in recent years, ecologists have turned to drone technology to help gather data on trees’ health. Drone company Parrot, for example, has teamed up with ecologists to carry out the work.

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