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18th August 1944. Owners of the Land.

Today in 1944 in the magazine Tribune George Orwell in ‘As I Please’ said: ‘Stop to consider how the so called owners of the land got hold of it. 666 more words

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Amazon's 'dystopian' facial recognition technology can now detect fear

Quoted from – https://www.mirror.co.uk/tech/amazons-dystopian-facial-recognition-technology-18940821.amp

‘Amazon has announced that its facial recognition technology, Rekognition, can now detect fear in people’s faces.

The technology – which is used by law enforcement, national security, intelligence, and government agencies – already provides a comprehensive set of face detection, analysis and recognition features for image and video analysis. 275 more words

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UK government plans to combat stabbing epidemic… with warnings on fried chicken boxes

‘The British Home Office has hit upon a new strategy to curb knife crime, by putting anti-stabbing messages on boxes of fried chicken takeaway in several restaurant chains in England and Wales. 337 more words

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Warning over facial recognition ‘epidemic’ in the UK

Quoted from- https://www.thecanary.co/uk/news/2019/08/16/warning-over-facial-recognition-epidemic-in-the-uk/

‘Facial recognition technology has been used in shopping centres, museums and conference centres around the UK, an investigation has claimed.

Civil liberties group Big Brother Watch labelled use of the technology an “epidemic” and said its use on privately owned sites was “deeply disturbing”.

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NEGATIVE CAPABILITY

The difficulty of all things
is at the heart of a child,
impatient at being told what to do,
who longs to be grown up and take… 159 more words
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LAST NED SPILL ORWELL: IGNORANCE IS STRENGTH

LAST NED SPILL ORWELL: IGNORANCE IS STRENGTH

Retrouvez toutes les discothèque Marseille et se retrouver dans les plus grandes soirées en discothèque à Marseille. The best opinions, comments and analysis from The Telegraph. 196 more words