IBM used Flickr photos for facial-recognition project

Some people are said to be unaware that their data had been used for a facial-recognition project.
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Microsoft argues facial-recognition tech could violate your rights

Microsoft argues facial-recognition tech could violate your rightsMicrosoft president Brad Smith says facial-recognition technology needs to be regulated. On Thursday, the American Civil Liberties Union provided a good reason for us to think carefully about the evolution of facial-recognition technology. In a study, the group used Amazon’s (AMZN) Rekognition service to compare portraits of members of Congress to 25,000 arrest mugshots.



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Microsoft Urges Government to Regulate Facial-Recognition Technology

A Microsoft executive is calling for the U.S. government to regulate facial-recognition technology.
WSJ.com: WSJD

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