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Feds' spending on facial recognition tech expands, despite privacy concerns
CyberScoop identified more than 20 contracts since a government watchdog warned agencies about unmitigated use of the technology.
UK threatens Clearview AI with nearly $23M fine over its facial recognition tech
Regulators say the company committed "alleged serious breaches" of the nation's data protection laws.
Facebook kills its facial recognition system, citing 'societal concerns,' uncertain rules from regulators
In shutting down the program, the company cited a lack of guidance from federal regulators.
UN calls for human rights safeguards on artificial intelligence
A U.N. official says biased data collection in AI is a pressing human rights question.
Amnesty sues NYPD, seeking details about facial recognition technology and arrest data
The records could shed light on how NYPD surveilled protestors during the Black Lives Matter protests last summer.
Momentum builds on federal oversight of facial recognition tech after reported abuses
On Tuesday the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security hosted a hearing on police use of the technology.