Rise of the machines: has technology evolved beyond our control?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Rise of the machines: has technology evolved beyond our control? Technology is starting to behave in intelligent and unpredictable ways that even its creators don’t understand. As machines increasingly shape global events, how can we regain control? by James Bridle The voice-activated gadget in Läs mer…

Haunted by a mugshot: how predatory websites exploit the shame of arrest

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Technology Sites are collecting people’s mugshots, then charging huge sums to remove them. Should Google be doing more to stop it? Mugshots are often the first thing to appear when someone is Googled, even if innocent, and have serious consequences on work, housing and Läs mer…

Typing 'the1975..com' into Google app might be weirdest glitch ever

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Google Spam filter Is this strange Android app bug an Easter egg? Whatever it is, it has mystified users on Reddit Probably not aware of the effect their mistyped URL is having on the internet … the 1975. Photograph: Mat Hayward/Getty Images Software and Läs mer…

Google launches video doorbell with facial recognition in UK

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Google Nest Hello promises to recognise friends and family at the door, but could provoke privacy concerns Nest Hello is taking on Amazon’s video doorbell Ring. Photograph: Lance/Nest Google’s facial recognition video doorbell, the Nest Hello, is launching in the UK to challenge Amazon’s Läs mer…

Facebook and Google targeted as first GDPR complaints filed

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Users have been forced into agreeing new terms of service, says EU consumer rights body Facebook and Google have become the targets of the first official complaints of GDPR noncompliance, filed on the day the privacy law takes effect across the EU. Across four Läs mer…