Facial Recognition Technology No Use In Search For Boston Bombers, Says Police Chief

The breakthrough came from Jeffrey Bauman, one of the victims of the Boston Marathon blasts, who identified one of the bombers. The city’s police commissioner, Ed Davis, said that a combination of technology, citizens, and police helped the investigators find the suspects.

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My writing career has taken me all round the houses over the past decade and a half--from grumpy teens and hungover rock bands in the U.K., where I was born, via celebrity interviews, health, tech and fashion in Madrid and Paris, before returning to London, where I now live. For the past five years I've been writing about technology and innovation for U.S.