Year: 2018

Amazon’s Creepy Facial Recognition Doorbell Will Surveil Entire Neighborhood From People’s Front Doors

Amazon’s Creepy Facial Recognition Doorbell Will Surveil Entire Neighborhood From People’s Front Doors

iSpeech.orgTyler Durden | ZeroHedge | Source URL At first glance of Amazon’s new patent application, one would be tempted to think it no more than a built-in “smart” security system. But no, this facial recognition surveillance doorbell does a lot more than record would-be thieves. According to a new report, […]

Mind-reading BREAKTHROUGH: Human thoughts ‘watchable on TV screens’ says AI expert

Mind-reading BREAKTHROUGH: Human thoughts ‘watchable on TV screens’ says AI expert

https://www.ispeech.org HUMAN thoughts could be watchable on TV screens in as little as 10 years, an AI expert has sensationally claimed. Futurologist Dr Ian Pearson believes a helmet placed on a human head in a laboratory will be able to project their thoughts in real-time.  He spoke after researchers claimed […]

Human rights body calls on US school to ban electric shocks on children

Text to Speech Ed Pilkington | The Guardian | Source URL Inter-American Commission on Human Rights issued a notice to the Judge Rotenberg Center to immediately stop the shocks An international body entrusted with upholding human rights across the Americas has called for an immediate ban on the controversial use […]

Hundreds of police departments have secretly created public safety watchlists

Hundreds of police departments have secretly created public safety watchlists

https://www.ispeech.org Mass Private I | Source URL To everyone that thinks secret watchlists are nothing more than a conspiracy theory I give you, law enforcement’s secret public safety watchlists. The name of the company responsible for creating public safety watchlists should say it all but I digress. A recent article […]

As Facebook Raised a Privacy Wall, It Carved an Opening for Tech Giants

As Facebook Raised a Privacy Wall, It Carved an Opening for Tech Giants

TTS Gabriel J.X. Dance, Michael LaForgia & Nicholas Confessore | The New York Times | Source URL Internal documents show that the social network gave Microsoft, Amazon, Spotify and others far greater access to people’s data than it has disclosed. For years, Facebook gave some of the world’s largest technology […]

TSA says it no longer tracks regular travelers as if they may be terrorists

TSA says it no longer tracks regular travelers as if they may be terrorists

https://www.ispeech.org Jana Winter & Jenn Abelson | The Boston Globe | Source URL The Transportation Security Administration has curtailed its controversial “Quiet Skies” domestic surveillance program, following widespread criticism that federal air marshals were spying on thousands of unwitting fliers who are not suspected of any crime or on any terrorist watch […]