TITLE

We Know You're Lying

AUTHOR(S)
Stern, Linda
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Newsweek;11/17/2003, Vol. 142 Issue 20, pE4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a new kind of lie detector, which works with voice-pattern technology, is making its way into commercial use. Testing of the device by British financial firm HBOS to weed out clients making fraudulent insurance claims; Developer Nemesycso of Israel; Plans to license the technology to U.S. companies through the Washington-based firm V; Details of potential uses; Comments by the American Civil Liberties Union on the dangers posed by the device.
ACCESSION #
11347652

 

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