New 3M software warns users about prying eyes



By Dee DePass, Star Tribune

“3M Corp. wants computers to know you — and only you. This week, the Maplewood conglomerate debuted privacy software that uses ­cameras, face recognition technology and filters to alert users if someone is trying to take a peek at their screen.

The technology blacks out content if an onlooker tries to view from an angle. The software also allows users to select various privacy settings to shield information.”

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