7 reasons facial recognition software should concern Black America

As America seemingly descends into a police state with occupying forces in Black communities, there are growing concerns about the use of facial recognition software. Multiple governmental reports confirm what we already know: racial profiling by police has had a devastating effect in the Black community. Too often the police have said, “He fit the […]

‘Amazon Rekognition’: 50 percent chance Amazon software has your photo for cops

If you have ever uploaded a selfie to social media or have a federal or state issued ID, chances are your face is on file and you have little-to-no control over its use. Clare Garvie, a technology expert and author of  The Perpetual Line-Up: Unregulated Police Face Recognition in America, stated to rolling out, “Over half […]