Day: May 14, 2019

Twitter Admits To ‘Inadvertently’ Collecting, Sharing Location Data Due To “Bug”

Twitter Admits To ‘Inadvertently’ Collecting, Sharing Location Data Due To “Bug”

Powered by iSpeech Tyler Durden | ZeroHedge | Source URL Twitter announced on Monday that it ‘inadvertently” collected and shared iOS location data due to a software bug. In a blog post, the company admitted: “We have discovered that we were inadvertently collecting and sharing iOS location data with one […]

Government forced to delete millions of illegal citizen biometric voiceprints

Government forced to delete millions of illegal citizen biometric voiceprints

iSpeech TruePublica.org | Source URL Last year, TruePublica published an article about how the British government were now going ‘full Orwellian‘ in their attempt to build a national biometric database. The opening line to the article was – “We said that the government would eventually take the biometric data of […]

All Four Major Wireless Carriers Hit With Lawsuits Over Sharing, Selling Location Data

All Four Major Wireless Carriers Hit With Lawsuits Over Sharing, Selling Location Data

iSpeech Karl Bode | TechDirt | Source URL We’ve noted repeatedly that if you’re upset about Facebook’s privacy scandals, you should be equally concerned about the wireless industry’s ongoing location data scandals. Not only were the major carriers caught selling your location data to any nitwit with a checkbook, they […]

Microphone in noise-cancelling headsets worn by soldiers will send the location of an enemy sniper to the smartphones of troops in real-time – and it could be ready in just two years

Microphone in noise-cancelling headsets worn by soldiers will send the location of an enemy sniper to the smartphones of troops in real-time – and it could be ready in just two years

iSpeech.org Joe Pinkstone | The Daily Mail | Source URL Locations of enemy snipers shooting at troops may soon be revealed instantly on the smartphones of the ambushed troops. Cutting-edge audio technology is being developed to use microphones in the ears of the soldiers to track two notable noises from […]

Swarms of automated drones controlled by AI are set to patrol Europe’s borders using powerful sensors to detect threats and criminal activity under EU plan

Swarms of automated drones controlled by AI are set to patrol Europe’s borders using powerful sensors to detect threats and criminal activity under EU plan

https://www.ispeech.org Yuan Ren | The Daily Mail | Source URL Swarms of AI driven robots that can patrol borders from the land, sea and sky could soon be manning Europe’s borders.    A mass network of drones, land vehicles and water crafts is being developed into fully automated surveillance systems with the […]

AI-powered phone service developed by Nationwide building society will judge you on way the you speak and use phrases it thinks you will find useful, friendly and easy to understand

AI-powered phone service developed by Nationwide building society will judge you on way the you speak and use phrases it thinks you will find useful, friendly and easy to understand

iSpeech Sean Poulter | The Daily Mail | Source URL Artificial Intelligence (AI) software that forms an opinion of people by the way they speak – in much the same way people do – is being developed by a UK finance firm. The language and vocabulary used by customers who […]

Elon Musk’s Neuralink startup raises $39 MILLION as it seeks to develop tech that will connect the human brain with computers

Elon Musk’s Neuralink startup raises $39 MILLION as it seeks to develop tech that will connect the human brain with computers

https://www.ispeech.org James Pero | The Daily Mail | Source URL An Elon Musk-backed startup looking to connect human brains to computers has raised most of its $51 million funding target.  According to a report by Bloomberg, Neuralink has raised $39 million of its planned $51 million funding round as per a […]

Improve your memory, treat dementia, alleviate depression and ease migraine with a ZAP to the brain

Improve your memory, treat dementia, alleviate depression and ease migraine with a ZAP to the brain

dutch text to speech Thea Jordan | The Daily Mail | Source URL Though it may sound like something from science fiction, brain zapping — or neuro-electrostimulation, as it’s known — is already being used to treat a variety of ailments. Researchers at Boston University recently reported that zapping the […]