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 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
‘This new technology is being secretly used on streets and in shopping centres across Britain, making potential suspects of us all 1,024 more words
‘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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‘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”.