GSA tests find facial matching tech has ‘disproportionately high’ false rejection rates for African Americans

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In its new equity action plan the agency identifies algorithmic discrimination and universal design as core priorities.

Intelligence community wants UAVs that can identify people’s bodies from the air

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ODNI's research and development arm will develop biometrics capable of identifying people from high above and long range in tough conditions.

Clearview AI CEO says company focused on winning federal agency contracts this year

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Hoan Ton-That tells Reuters the company wants to deepen its relationship with customers that are trialing the technology.

GSA won’t use facial recognition with for now

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The agency's secure sign-in team continues to research the technology and to conduct equity and accessibility studies.

MITRE: White House biometrics definition requires rethink

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OSTP conflated three distinct concepts as biometrics, which will lead to confusion as it attempts craft an AI Bill of Rights.

White House technology policy chief says AI bill of rights needs ‘teeth’

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Procurement on the enforcement side seems likely, though laws and litigation are also needed, said the director of OSTP.