The Google drag the program to test the feature of Face Unlock installed on the phone Pixel camera 4 temporarily by raising the wall, where the citizens in the United States a gift certificate worth $ 5 in exchange for wiping their face, after the New York newspaper The Daily News reported that one of the agencies Google contracting was actively exploring the homeless in the Atlanta and university students not wishing to participate by pretending that they would choose just a new application.
While I told the police that the idea was to make sure that the feature Face Unlock, the new Pixel 4 will act on a variety of faces, which may prevent it from turning against people with colors, which is a source of legitimate concern to provide facial recognition, Google has stated Google the staff of The New York Times and The Verge that it had suspended the program immediately opened an investigation after reading the story of the Daily News, would not confirm that the allegations of the individual, but Google said it was true that he was hiring a contractor from Randstad to conduct the research, which is the same contractor that was disclosed in the presentation of Daily News, And Google has described the details of the alleged as “extremely worrying”.
Responses Google on the crisis in Face Unlock
Google is facing legal problems because of the feature of Face Unlock
I have continued to provide guidance to its researchers to be transparent with the people who went to them for an examination of the face and testing feature Face Unlock, so it seems that Google will be able to avoid some of the blame if the allegations relating to circulation right.
In the following statement made by Google: “we’re dealing with these allegations seriously and are investigating, the allegations relating to health and consent violate our requirements for studies of research, development and training we have provided”, don’t say Google is necessarily suspend the program forever, she says she just stopped while the police investigate, and will continue to pay the salaries of the fighters at the same time, it should be noted that Google proceeded to step off the research program that, after being sent Nina Hickson lawyer Atlanta an email worded to the police about targeting the homeless.
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