Police use of Amazon’s face-recognition service draws privacy warnings

More from: | ArsTechnica | 0 EnlargeAmazon Amazon is actively courting law-enforcement agencies to use a cloud-based facial-recognition service that can identify people in real time, the American Civil Liberties Union reported Tuesday, citing the documents obtained from two US departments. The service, which Amazon markets under the name Rekognition,... Read more

Amazon’s AI ‘Rekognition’ Technology Identified Royal Wedding Celebrity Guests

More from: | PYMNTS | 0 Amazon helped viewers of this weekend’s royal wedding identify celebrity guests using artificial intelligence (AI). According to The Motley Fool, those watching the wedding via U.K. broadcaster Sky News’ livestream were able to use a “Who’s Who Live” function, a collaboration between Sky News,... Read more