12 Jun 2020

Amazon pushes pause on facial recognition tool

From The Panel, 4:50 pm on 12 June 2020

Amazon is putting a one-year pause on letting the police use its facial recognition tool, in a major sign of the growing concerns that the technology may lead to unfair treatment of African-Americans.

Dr Andrew Chen, who's a computer vision expert, joins The Panel's discussion.

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