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Shareholders ask Amazon to halt sales of facial recognition tech

1 day ago   |   Engadget   |   3 articles

A group of Amazon shareholders has filed a resolution requesting the company stop selling its facial recognition technology to government agencies until a review can determine...
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Beijing uses face-detecting smart locks to curb public housing abuses

18 days ago   |   Engadget

China's ever-growing reliance on facial recognition is spreading to public housing. Beijing is ramping up the use of face-detecting smart locks in public housing projects to...
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Court tosses lawsuit over Google Photos' facial recognition

19 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Google Photos users nervous about facial recognition on the service aren't going to be very happy. A Chicago judge has granted Google a motion dismissing a lawsuit accusing the...
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Recommended Reading: How technology is changing entertainment

1 month ago   |   Engadget

The future of entertainment Rolling Stone Whether it's music, movies or television, technology is rapidly changing the ways we experience entertainment. Rolling Stone offers a...
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Google pledges to hold off on selling facial recognition technology

1 month ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Today, Google shared information about some of the AI work it's doing in Asia, but in a blog post about the work, it also made a pretty clear statement about how its facial...
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Taylor Swift concert used facial recognition tech to identify stalkers

1 month ago   |   Engadget   |   3 articles

You're probably used to the presence of facial recognition cameras at airports and other transport hubs, but what about at concerts? That's the step Taylor Swift's team took at...
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Behind the quest to control a wheelchair with a smile

1 month ago   |   Engadget

Facial recognition software has earned a difficult reputation over the past few years, what with its massive privacy implications and ease of being misused by governments and...
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Microsoft details principles that guide its facial recognition work

1 month ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

In July, Microsoft President Brad Smith published a blog post discussing some of the challenges and risks surrounding facial recognition technology and how his company plans to...
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Secret Service will test facial recognition around the White House

1 month ago   |   Engadget   |   4 articles

Like it or not, facial recognition is creeping into more public spaces. The US Secret Service has quietly started testing the technology in and around the White House grounds...
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Lawmakers still want details from Amazon on its facial recognition tech

1 month ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

In July, three members of Congress - Senator Ed Markey , Representative Luis Gutiérrez and Representative Mark DeSaulnier - sent Amazon and CEO Jeff Bezos a letter requesting...
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This year is shaping up to be one of the biggest in a long time for Hollywood fare, with everying from Avengers: Endgame to Star Wars: Episode IX hitting theaters over the next... Read more ...

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HMD's Nokia 3.1 Plus first launched here in India last year. And while the pricing of the device left many in a predicament, the smartphone now looks like the worth of every... Read more ...

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