Amazon Facial Recognition Software Shows Gender and Racial Bias

Amazon Facial Recognition Software Shows Gender and Racial Bias

According to a study published by the MIT Media Lab on Jan. 24, 2019, Amazon’s facial technology makes more mistakes differentiating between men and women, and has a more difficult time recognizing the gender of women who are dark-skinned than compatible software from IBM and Microsoft. The Rekognition software from Amazon inaccurately recognized women as […]

Google Assistant Will Be on One Billion Devices Soon

Google Assistant Will Be on One Billion Devices Soon

People from around the world gather at CES each year to discuss the latest innovations prior to them being released to the general public. Google Assistant was released in 2016 to compete with Alexa, made by Amazon. When first released, Google Assistant was found on Google’s Pixel phone and home smart speakers. At CES on […]