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Portland bans private and public use of facial recognition tech

Portland, Oregon has become the first city to declare facial recognition tech unlawful. The city’s legislators have unanimously voted to pass a sweeping new law that bans both the private and public use of facial recognition. While other cities such as Oakland, San Francisco, and Boston have already prohibited government agencies from employing facial surveillance […]

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‘Fortnite’ is trying to change public opinion about Apple. But small developers are lost in the debate.

“Fortnite” is not only one of the most popular video games in recent years, it’s also now a powerful public relations weapon in the legal fight between its multibillion-dollar creator, Epic Games, and ultra-billion-dollar companies Apple and Google. When Epic Games filed its lawsuit after getting kicked off the iOS App Store for skirting its […]