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Amazon extends moratorium on police use of facial recognition software

Amazon.com Inc DOWN 1.17% AT 3232.28 Amazon.com Incsaid on Tuesday it is extending until further notice a moratorium it imposed last year on police use of its facial recognition software. The company had halted the practice for one year starting in June 2020. Its announcement came at the height...

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Israel picks Amazon’s AWS, Google for flagship cloud project

Israel’s government chose Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Web Services (AWS) and Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) for a more than $1 billion project to provide cloud services for the country’s public sector and military. Amazon and Google beat out Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) and IBM (NYSE:IBM) in the tender for the four phase project...

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