Posted Thursday, May 22, 2014 8:39 AM | Contributed by Jeff
La Ronde, the Montreal amusement park owned by Six Flags, is collecting biometric data from its users to admit them to the park. However, according to Quebec privacy commissioner spokeswoman Isabelle St-Pierre, in order to operate a biometric database, a company or institution needs to first make a request to do so to the Commission d’accès à l’information du Québec — a step she said La Ronde has not yet taken.
Read more from The CBC via MSN.
So does the restriction apply to photographs, which are also biometric data? If not, then why not?
--Dave Althoff, Jr.
/X\ _ *** Respect rides. They do not respect you. ***
/XXX\ /X\ /X\_ _ /X\__ _ _ _____
/XXXXX\ /XXX\ /XXXX\_ /X\ /XXXXX\ /X\ /X\ /XXXXX
Exactly. These people don't even understand the technology.
But there's SO MUCH RED TAPE!
Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.
It's Quebec, I wouldn't expect anything else,eh.
You must be logged in to post