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"Kia ora, This message is in support of Paaka Edwards. is advertising the Face ID feature when it does not work for those in our communities who carry cultural skin markings on their face. Please update your Face ID to recognise cultural skin markings of and any other indigenous peoples that practice cultural skin markings"

newsweek.com/apple-face-id-fai

Quite aside from the social problem of Apple tech failing to work for non-White customers (again) ...

If someone makes their face more distinctive and your face recognition software fails, you've got a technological problem.

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