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Google Promises Not to Sell Facial Recognition Technology Until It ‘Aligns With Its Values’

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During a demonstration of their AI technology on Thursday, Google noted that while facial recognition systems stand to be quite useful in a variety of situations, from assistive technologies to locating missing people, they also comes with risks.

Google said, “Google Cloud has chosen not to offer general-purpose facial recognition APIs before working through important technology and policy questions.”

This announcement comes only weeks after an open letter from Google employees implored that the company to reassess their values.

Curated from Engadget 

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