Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Someone needs to be asking themselves "Are we the baddies?"

from here and here

So IBM has made the very reasonable decision to bow out of face recognition entirely and cite the harms that the technology can do to society against the backdrop of the police brutality protests. It's a great development for society when a corporation makes this realization and I can only hope more come to the same conclusion but I know that some are just going to chase the money no matter the cost, so society as a whole needs to re-evaluate if and how this technology should be used.