via Coming to a street near you: Facial recognition by the police via Amazon | TheBlaze

In what’s been called a “recipe for authoritarianism and disaster,” Amazon has reportedly been selling a facial recognition software called “Rekognition” to law enforcement agencies in the United States since last fall.

Civil-rights groups are crying foul while citing concerns about the potential misuse of such a tool, which can be utilized on a police officer’s body camera.

via Coming to a street near you: Facial recognition by the police via Amazon | TheBlaze

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