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Microsoft to implement facial recognition code of conduct

Friday 7 December 2018 | 10:33 CET | News
Microsoft has again called for governments to regulate the use of facial-recognition technology to ensure it doesn't invade personal privacy or breach discrimination laws. In a new letter on the subject signed by president Brad Smith, Microsoft said tech companies themselves will have to take responsibility to regulate the use of the increasingly widespread technology. "We believe that the only way to protect against this race to the bottom is to build a floor of responsibility that supports healthy market competition," said Smith, adding that "a solid floor requires that we ensure that this

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