Category: Social Issues

Police-Grade Surveillance Technology Comes to the Playground

Police-Grade Surveillance Technology Comes to the Playground

Text to Speech Sidney Fussel | The Atlantic | Source URL As other elementary schools across the country were preparing for the new school year by cleaning classrooms and training teachers, Hermosa Elementary in Artesia, New Mexico, was also installing a network of wireless microphonesthat could pick up the specific concussive […]

Experts Say Keep Amazon’s Alexa Away From Your Kids

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Sam Biddle | The Intercept | Source URL WHAT’S THE BEST way to keep adults from questioning the use of a deeply problematic product? Get them started when they’re too young to question anything. Amazon has a new addition to its line of voice-commanded artificial intelligence Alexa assistants, marketed for use by children as […]