• Facial Recognition Technology Works Great If You're A White Man

    8 days ago - By News One

    White male dominance in the technology industry impacts the effectiveness of facial recognition software that's increasingly a part of our lives. It works to near perfection for White men.
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    MIT and Stanford University researchers found skin color and gender bias in three commercially released facial analysis programs, according a report released on Feb. 11. A “major U.S. technology company” in the study claimed a 97 percent accuracy rate for its face recognition software. However, it utilized a data set comprised...
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