Amazon pauses police use of facial recognition technology
Publication/Creation DateJune 10 2020
DescriptionAmazon.com Inc said it was implementing a one-year moratorium on police use of its facial recognition software, reversing its long-time support of selling the technology to law enforcement. This video notes that "activists have voiced concern that facial recognition could lead to unjust arrests during the demonstrations against police brutality in the wake of George Floyd's death last month".
, Human Rights
Date archivedJune 11 2020
Last editedApril 18 2021