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USA: Federal study confirms racial bias of many facial-recognition systems, casts doubt on their expanding use
Author: Drew Harwell, Washington Post
Facial-recognition systems misidentified people of color more often than white people, a landmark federal study released... shows, casting new doubts on a rapidly expanding investigative technique widely used by law enforcement across the United States...
“Government Asks SenseTime to Lead Plans for National Facial-Recognition Standards”, 28 November 2019...
USA: Tech giants distribute products and apps from blacklisted Chinese companies, according to media report
Author: Rosalind Adams and Ryan Mac, Buzzfeed News
“Amazon, Apple, And Google Are Distributing Products From Companies Building China's Surveillance State”, 4 November 2019...
USA government blacklists more Chinese tech companies due to concerns on treatment of Muslim minorities
In October 2019, the US government widened its trade blacklist to include eight Chinese technology and artificial intelligence companies due to concerns on China’s treatment of Muslim minorities....
USA govt. widens trade blacklist to include eight Chinese artificial intelligence companies due to concerns on treatment of Muslim minorities
Author: David Shepardson & Josh Horwitz, Reuters
“U.S. expands blacklist to include China's top AI startups ahead of trade talks”, 8 Oct 2019...
UAE: Tech firms to sell facial recognition technology in Gulf despite potential damage to privacy rights
Author: Megha Rajagopalan, Buzzfeed News
"Facial Recognition Technology is Facing a Huge Backlash in the US but some of the World's Biggest Tech Companies Are Trying to Sell it in the Gulf", 29 May 2019...