TOTAL: {[ getCartTotalCost() | currencyFilter ]} Update cart for total shopping_basket Checkout

Daily Dashboard | The Power and Limits of Facial Recognition Related reading: On the pitfalls of reputation economics

rss_feed
PrivacyTraining_ad300x250.Promo1-01
iapp-privacycore
OneTrust_Square Banner_300x250_DD_ROS_01_19

Salon interviews Carnegie Mellon computer scientist Alessandro Acquisti to explore why, according to Boston’s police commissioner, facial recognition technology did not help identify the Boston bombing suspects. Among the “three or four potential hurdles,” Acquisti said image quality, available data stored in databases to match images, the high cost of such software and the problem of false positives may have all played a role. Meanwhile, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt and Google Ideas Director Jared Cohen “forecast the raft of new innovation and corresponding threats that will arise for dictatorships, techno revolutionaries, terrorists and you” in an NPR interview.
Full Story

Comments

If you want to comment on this post, you need to login.