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Facial Recognition: The One Technology Google Is Holding Back


Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, computers, computer, Gizmos, interesting, internet, NewTechnology, news, research, performance, society, technology, world )

Joan
- 1371 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Google has been known for ambitiously developing technology that seems more science fiction than Silicon Valley



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BarbKnight SunshineLady (1695)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 4:24 pm
That's pretty scary stuff!! Thnx for posting, Joan!! Noted and Reccommended!!
 

Ke T. (10)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 5:24 pm
Unsettling. :/
 

Roger Garin-michaud (122)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 5:58 pm
what next ?
 

Eileen Novak (444)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 6:25 pm
I usually back any new technology; not this one. Although there are more far-reaching applications for facial recognition on everyone's phone, the first thing to come to my mind was, "Huh? The creepy guy shadowing me at the library could covertly snap a pic, run me, and show up at my front door." I'd prefer to leave him in the library, thanks.
All sort of negative implications from this one. Betcha' it's an app soon.
 

T. A. H. (39)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 11:53 pm
Eileen N (above) -- no kidding. I personally LIKE anonymity for just this reason.
 

KS Goh (0)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 6:08 am
Thanks for the article.
 
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