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Amazon.com, Inc., doing business as Amazon, is a multinational technology company focusing in e-commerce, cloud computing, and artificial intelligence. Its easy-to-use Rekognition API allows you to automatically identify objects, people, text, scenes, and activities, as well as detect any inappropriate content. Developers can quickly build a searchable content library to optimize media workflows, enrich recommendation engines by extracting text in images, or integrate secondary authentication into existing applications to enhance end-user security. With a wide variety of use cases, Amazon Rekognition enables you to easily add the benefits of computer vision to your business.

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Amazon proposes guidelines for responsible use of facial recognition

Amazon has weighed in on facial recognition legislation in a blog post, calling for the creation of a national legislative…

Feb 5, 2019Partnership could soon give Florida police access to residential cameras with facial recognition
Feb 4, 2019Buolamwini responds to Amazon as police admit facial recognition recommendations not followed
Jan 28, 2019Amazon finds zero false positives in Rekognition testing and takes issue with bias report
Jan 21, 2019Amazon files patent for replay attack detection method to protect voice authentication
Jan 17, 2019Amazon shareholder proposal requests civil rights review before selling facial recognition tech
Jan 16, 2019Large coalition of groups calls on tech giants to commit to no facial biometrics for government
Jan 4, 2019FBI trialing Amazon facial biometrics for video processing
Dec 3, 2018Amazon patent application for residential facial recognition network published
Nov 30, 2018Members of U.S. Congress criticize Amazon responses in new letter requesting facial recognition details
Nov 29, 2018Amazon executive defends facial recognition and says company advising government on regulations
Nov 28, 2018Amazon provides facial recognition for new platform to locate missing children
Nov 26, 2018Amazon upgrades facial recognition for challenging images and opens Alexa to device developers
Nov 19, 2018Emotion and accent voice recognition capabilities patented by Amazon concern privacy experts
Oct 30, 2018Documents suggest Orlando Police facial recognition pilot training and communication inadequate

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