Colorado college students were secretly used to train facial recognition
It started in 2012 with funding from US military and intelligence services.
Amazon investors reject call to limit facial recognition system sales
They also voted down a proposal for a report to detail the tech's impact.
Amazon asks delivery drivers to verify their identities with selfies
The facial recognition measure could reduce fraud and Flex account sharing.
Microsoft didn't want to sell its facial recognition tech to California police
The company cites human rights concerns.
Amazon shareholders will vote to ban facial recognition tech
Amazon's board opposes it and wants government regulation instead.
Chinese surveillance company found tracking 2.5 million people
A security hole revealed just how closely China monitors Uighur residents.
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.