• Amazon's cloud CEO just pooh-poohed employee concerns about selling its facial-recognition software to ICE and law enforcement

    11 days ago - By Chron

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    At a company meeting Thursday, Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services, addressed employees' concerns about the company's practice of offering its facial-recognition software to immigration and law-enforcement agencies, according to BuzzFeed News.
    Jassy largely dismissed those concerns, suggesting they weren't broadly shared in the company and arguing that the company's terms of service would prevent its software from being used for bad purposes, the report said.
    At a company meeting Thursday, the head of Amazon's cloud-computing division largely dismissed employees'...
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  • Amazon's cloud CEO just pooh-poohed employee concerns about selling its facial-recognition software to ICE and law enforcement

    Amazon's cloud CEO just pooh-poohed employee concerns about selling its facial-recognition software to ICE and law enforcement

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    At a company meeting Thursday, Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services , addressed employees' concerns about the company's practice of offering its facial recognition software to immigration and law-enforcement agencies, according to BuzzFeed News.
    Jassy largely dismissed those concerns, suggesting they weren't broadly shared in the company and arguing that the company's terms of service would prevent its software from being used for bad purposes, the report said.
    At a company meeting Thursday, the head of Amazon's cloud-computing division largely dismissed employees' concerns about it...
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