Settlement Could Set Regulatory Precedent for Unauthorized Use of Consumer Data

Posted February 9, 2021 in Data Analytics & Digital Technologies
Curt Hall

A recent settlement between the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and photo app developer Everalbum, Inc. could have significant repercussions for organizations developing machine learning (ML) and other artificial intelligence (AI) models using consumer data. The settlement requires Everalbum to delete the face recognition models and algorithms it allegedly developed by using photos and videos uploaded by its users.

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Curt Hall
Curt Hall is a Senior Consultant with Cutter Consortium’s Data Analytics & Digital Technologies and Business & Enterprise Architecture practices. He has extensive experience as an IT analyst covering technology trends, application development trends, markets, software, and services. Mr. Hall's expertise includes artificial intelligence (AI), cognitive systems, machine learning (ML), conversational computing, and advanced analytics. He… Read More
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