facial recognition software
‘They Would Go Absolutely Nuts’: How a Mark Cuban-Backed Facial Recognition Firm Tried to Work With Cops
Suspect Technologies tried to convince police to hand over a database of driver license photos, and pitched a product that would scan for people of a certain ethnicity.
California Spent Nearly $1.8 Million on Controversial Facial Recognition Software
NeoFace is capable of 1,500,000 searches a day, and appears to be fully integrated with a massive array of police databases.
The VICE Morning Bulletin
Trump is bringing Obama's half-brother Malik to tonight's debate, a fight broke out in New York over a nude Hillary Clinton statue, Michael Moore unveiled his new Trump documentary, and more.
Masks Simulate How You Look to Facial Detection Algorithms
Facial recognition algorithms like those used by Facebook inspired these 3D-printed masks.
The Creators Project
You'll Recognize These Freaky Faces, But Why?
Hint: they're what the Chicago Blackhawks, Freddie Gray, Cecily Strong, NASCAR, the San Antonio Spurs, Wladimir Klitschko, Hayden Panettiere, and UFC 186 all have in common.
Longreads Or Whatever
Beantown's Big Brother: How Boston Police Used Facial Recognition Technology to Spy on Thousands of Music Festival Attendees
Your good times are being watched.
New Mobile App Lets You Create And Send Custom Digital Avatars
Today, Intel unveiled "Pocket Avatars," a video-messaging app that includes 40+ avatars that can mimic your facial gestures.
Hide From Surveillance By Wearing A Mask Of This Artist's Face
You might see a lot more Leo Selvaggios walking around your neighborhood in the near future.