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Ticketmaster invests in facial recognition technology company The military grade software hopes to make the concert experience easier, but could cost customers' their privacy #STPPtalk
Can't stay out of the DMV database, can you? What about military targeting? Face recognition drone strike could be ... problematic. Unfair systems layered with facial recognition. #STPPtalk
"We found that facial analysis services performed consistently worse on transgender individuals, and were universally unable to classify" | | #STPPtalk
Final question, how can students take these lessons into their own futures? What do we need to understand about the tech? A: You need to be willing to look under the hood. This isn't magic fairy dust. It's not a silver bullet. Seek validation. Seek neutral experts #STPPtalk
Separate the stuff that doesn't work from the stuff that does. This allows you to have a conversation grounded in reality rather than wishes #STPPtalk
Spyware and smartphones: how abusive men track their partners Apps offer abusers a terrifying new toolbox to control their partners & exes. Phone software allows them to follow people’s movements, monitor their calls, texts and emails – even watch them