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 […]