FILE PHOTO: The emblem of Amazon is seen on the firm logistics centre in Boves, France, Might 13, 2019. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File Photograph
(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc shareholders rejected proposals to curb and audit the corporate’s facial recognition service, a spokeswoman mentioned on Wednesday.
The primary proposal would have known as on Amazon to cease providing facial recognition to governments except its board decided gross sales didn’t violate civil liberties. A second would have requested a research by September of the extent to which Amazon’s service, generally known as Rekognition, harmed rights and privateness.
Reporting By Jeffrey Dastin in San Francisco;…