Facial recognition technology is inevitable—it’s time we make it human-centered
On the back of the Black Lives Matters movement, IBM decided to get out of the facial recognition (FR) business altogether. Amazon announced a one-year moratorium on police use of its FR software, Rekognition, and Microsoft declared that it would do the same until there is a federal law to regulate the technology.
Many of the articles in Face Value voice concern about how facial recognition is being used. Here Maelle Gavet takes a slightly different approach and says that adoption is inevitable, but details guardrails she would like to see.