Apple abandoned the fingerprint reader, officially known as Touch ID, with the debut of the iPhone X, with the company instead betting all-in on facial recognition, or Face ID, as the exclusive.. Softpedia - Published
Some 2.4per cent of votes were in favour of the ban. A second proposal that called for a study of the extent to which Amazon`s "Recognition" service harmed civil rights and privacy garnered 27.5.. Zee News - Published Also reported by •Reuters India •Reuters
Amazon won the right to continue to sell controversial facial recognition software.
Two shareholder proposals about the software were voted down at the company's shareholder meeting on Wednesday.
The NYPD is facing criticism over its use of celebrity photos in facial recognition practices. A report shows police have used photos of Hollywood stars and even a Knicks player to help track suspects...
On today's episode: The S.F. Board of Supervisors voted to ban facial recognition technology, the OnePlus 7 Pro is a departure from the company's past, Amazon's new air-cargo hub, Uber has a new mode..
OnePlus earlier this month unveiled its new flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 7 Pro, which offers multiple attractive and unique features along with an affordable price tag.
MacRumors videographer.. MacRumours.com - Published
According to the report, the global image recognition market was around USD 16.85 billion in 2018 and is expected to reach approximately USD 39.87 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of around 18.3% between.. GlobeNewswire - Published
It sounds like the stuff of a science fiction movie. Universities are turning to new technology, including facial recognition software, to crack down on cheating students. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
A foreigner carrying a fake Malaysian passport was arrested with $500,000 at Suvarnabhumi airport on Friday morning in the first passport-fraud arrest based on biometric facial recognition. Bangkok Post - Published
Amazon rejected two proposals at its annual shareholders meeting that would regulate its "Rekognition" software. The meeting came as lawmakers in Washington blasted facial recognition technology for.. CBS News - Published
Beijing, China, May 23, 2019 / 03:01 pm (CNA).- As the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square protests approaches, the Chinese Communist Party is utilizing authoritarian tactics old and new to crack.. CNA - Published
· Huawei's placement on the US government's trade blacklist will likely require the Chinese tech giant to rethink the way it develops key products across its smartphone, laptop, and wearable.. Business Insider - Published
· *Chinese tech giant Huawei has become the focus of a geopolitical flashpoint in US-China relations.*
· *At a delicate time for the company, Getty photographer Kevin Frayer was given privileged.. Business Insider - Published
PHILADELPHIA, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VSBLTY Groupe Technologies Corp. (CSE: VSBY) (Frankfurt: 5VS) (OTC: VSBGF), a leading retail software and technology company, will be featured in the.. GlobeNewswire - Published
TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW), a pioneer of AI and facial recognition technologies, will once again be at Computex 2019 from May 28th to June 1st. CyberLink will showcase.. Business Wire - Published
Qualitas Global, a leading mobile game development and Quality Assurance services firm, is all set to consolidate it’s global position by establishing it’s presence in the US market by the end of.. NewsVoir - Published
Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday.
1. *UK chipmaker ARM told staff to suspend business with Huawei, according to an internal memo seen by the BBC.* The move could.. Business Insider - Published
· Nearly 8,000 employees have signed an open letter asking Amazon to commit to become a climate-change leader instead of a climate change contributor.
· They expected to present their ideas directly.. Business Insider - Published
Facial-recognition technology endured fierce resistance in Washington as both Democratic and Republican lawmakers criticised the artificial-intelligence software as a danger to Americans' privacy and.. New Zealand Herald - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — Despite pressure from civil rights groups, activist investors and its own employees, Amazon said Wednesday that shareholders at an annual meeting in Seattle voted against proposals.. SeattlePI.com - Published
The first in a series of congressional hearings on [INS: facial recognition :INS] technology took place on Wednesday, and it brought about a rare occurrence in Washington: agreement between Democrats.. Mashable - Published
Facial-recognition technology endured fierce resistance on both coasts Wednesday, as federal lawmakers and Amazon investors questioned whether the artificial-intelligence software already is posing a.. New Zealand Herald - Published
A bipartisan within the U.S. Congress these days expressed plans to draft law to deal with facial reputation device by way of legislation enforcement. Requires a necessity for motion have been heard.. The News Articles - Published
A bipartisan group of lawmakers is calling for regulations to restrict the use of facial recognition technology before "it gets out of control," according to the Washington Post. Members of the.. engadget - Published
Amazon will sell its facial-recognition technology to whomever it damn well pleases thank you very much.
That message was loud and clear Wednesday morning at the company's annual shareholder.. Mashable - Published
Amazon.com said shareholders rejected proposals to curb and audit its facial recognition service, just as members of Congress indicated there was bipartisan support to one day regulate the technology. Newsmax - Published Also reported by •Reuters India