California Governor Jerry Brown signed on Thursday a new data privacy legislation that’s designed to give consumers more control over how companies collect their personal data. The data privacy bill was opposed by major Silicon Valley companies including Google.
A police department in Orlando, Florida has confirmed it’s trying out real-time facial recognition technology. Amazon also recently confirmed that their facial recognition technology had been deployed to the Orlando police department.
Google could soon let technology speak for you. The search engine giant is launching a new innovation called Google Duplex, an Artificial Intelligence technology that will be doing more of the talking.