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Turns out Orlando won’t stop using Amazon’s facial recognition software

By Diamond Naga Siu

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Looks like Orlando won’t quit its controversial test of Amazon’s facial recognition software after all.

The city of Orlando and Orlando Police Department released a joint statement on Monday announcing the city would continue testing Rekognition, Amazon’s deep learning facial recognition technology, which has the power to identify every face in a crowd.

Last month, the American Civil Liberties Union …

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