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Microsoft is facing online outrage and calls for a boycott over its contract to help ICE with facial recognition tech





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  • Microsoft is being criticized for their contract with ICE for cloud computing software.
  • In a blog post from January, Microsoft said they were “proud to support” ICE with their software.
  • ICE has been heavily criticized for their detention centers for families and children, as well as for separating families at the border.

Microsoft has come under fire after a blog post from January resurfaced , detailing how the company is “proud to support” Immigration and Customs Enforcement with a contract for their Azure Government Cloud software.

Azure Government is a cloud computing software that Microsoft sells to various government agencies, but read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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