Amazon joins Microsoft in calling for regulation of facial recognition tech
It's urging lawmakers to consult its new guidelines on how to responsibly use the tech.
Android Q might include an equivalent to Apple's Face ID
Phone makers wouldn't have to develop their own secure face recognition.
Google Assistant may scan your face to personalize commands
Face Match would add another privacy option for Assistant on some devices.
Amazon's facial-analysis tool showed gender and race bias, says study
The software thought darker-skinned women were men almost a third of the time.
Shareholders ask Amazon to halt sales of facial recognition tech
They want to assess whether it could violate human rights.
Beijing uses face-detecting smart locks to curb public housing abuses
Privacy, unfortunately, takes a back seat.
Court tosses lawsuit over Google Photos' facial recognition
The judge couldn't see evidence of harm.
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Google pledges to hold off on selling facial recognition technology
The company says important policy questions need to be answered first.