Month: November 2019

Amazon’s Ring Planned Neighborhood “Watch Lists” Built on Facial Recognition

Amazon’s Ring Planned Neighborhood “Watch Lists” Built on Facial Recognition

iSpeech.org Sam Biddle | The Intercept | Source URL Ring, Amazon’s crimefighting surveillance camera division, has crafted plans to use facial recognition software and its ever-expanding network of home security cameras to create AI-enabled neighborhood “watch lists,” according to internal documents reviewed by The Intercept. The planning materials envision a […]

TSA is testing new 3D rotating scanning technology to see through your baggage and ‘digital dog noses’ to detect explosives at airport security in an effort to speed up lines

TSA is testing new 3D rotating scanning technology to see through your baggage and ‘digital dog noses’ to detect explosives at airport security in an effort to speed up lines

iSpeech.org Stacy Liberatore | The Daily Mail | Source URL With nearly 27 million people set to travel on a plane this holiday season, the Transportation Security Administration warned flyers to expect long lines at check-in. However, researchers are testing new technology it is calling ‘Innovation Checkpoint’ to deal with […]

AI mind-reading tool produces video of human thoughts in real-time

AI mind-reading tool produces video of human thoughts in real-time

Text to Speech Demo The Daily Star | Source URL Chilling footage shows an AI created by Russian researchers using the brainwaves of human participants to accurately guess their thoughts in real-time through video A mind-reading tool powered by artificial intelligence has produced a staggering video of human thoughts in […]

Facial Recognition “Robocops” See Through Our Clothes And Listen To Our Phone Calls

Facial Recognition “Robocops” See Through Our Clothes And Listen To Our Phone Calls

iSpeech.org Mass Private I | Source URL It has been six months, since I informed the public about the dangers of police Knightscope robots that look an awful lot like Doctor Who’s infamous Dalek’s. In my article I warned people that police would use Knightscope’s thermal imaging cameras to identify […]

Isolated Incident? Over 1,000 Cops Caught Illegally Accessing Police Database to Stalk Citizens

Isolated Incident? Over 1,000 Cops Caught Illegally Accessing Police Database to Stalk Citizens

iSpeech.org Jack Burns | The Free Thought Project | Source URL California — In what police accountability activists are claiming is not an isolated incident, more than 1,000 law enforcement officers accessed the California background check database for personal reasons. The Sacramento Bee (Sacbee) reported the criminal background searches have […]

‘Havana Syndrome’ of US diplomats likely caused by paranoia not sonic weapon, study claims

‘Havana Syndrome’ of US diplomats likely caused by paranoia not sonic weapon, study claims

Free Text to Speech Sarah Knapton | The Telegraph | Source URL The mysterious condition ‘Havana Syndrome’ in which dozens of US and Canadian diplomats experienced strange symptoms which doctors suspected were caused by a sonic weapon, was probably a psychological phenomenon, experts have said. Between 2016 and 2018, embassy […]

Google almost made 100,000 chest X-rays public — until it realized personal data could be exposed

Google almost made 100,000 chest X-rays public — until it realized personal data could be exposed

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Douglas MacMillan & Greg Bensinger | The Washington Post | Source URL Two days before Google was set to publicly post more than 100,000 images of human chest X-rays, the tech giant got a call from the National Institutes of Health, which had provided the images: Some of them […]