Microsoft calls for facial recognition technology rules given 'potential for abuse RRS feed

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  • Given its wide society implications and potential for abuse, it is particularly important to seek the government's rethinking of facial recognition technology, "he wrote. "The authorities may rely on inaccurate or prejudicial technologies to determine who to monitor, prosecute or even arrest a crime without a careful approach.

    Microsoft is the first big tech company to raise serious concerns about an increasingly popular technology to identify a person's face from a picture or a camera.

    "Take a visual recognition of a shopping mall, to share information on each shelf you browse and buy, without first asking you."

    Thursday, January 2, 2020 12:52 PM