Amazon faces pressure to stop selling facial recognition to police
Investors and civil rights groups are concerned about privacy.
Experimental drone uses AI to spot violence in crowds
Whether or not it works well in practice is another story.
iOS 12 tests Restricted mode that locks USB access after an hour
It could keep tools like the 'GrayKey' from accessing a locked iPhone.
Congress wants answers from Amazon on facial-recognition technology
House Democrats are asking for details about law enforcement use.
Orlando confirms it's testing Amazon's facial recognition in public
The city's police chief says they still only track the officers who volunteered for the program.
Bavarian police can use DNA to find suspects’ eye and hair color
Some are wondering if the methods can be used responsibly.
Police face recognition misidentified 2,300 as potential criminals
There haven't been mistaken arrests, but it's still concerning.
Chinese authorities claim they can read deleted WeChat messages
WeChat's creators would beg to differ, though.
Axon opens ethics board to guide its use of AI in body cameras
It's hoping to avoid potential abuses of facial recognition, but can it?