Hello, weekenders. This is Week-in-Review where I give a heavy amount of analysis and/or rambling thoughts on one story while scouring the rest of the hundreds of stories that emerged on TechCrunch this week to surface my favorites for your reading pleasure. Last week, I talked about the cult of Ive and the degradation of [?]
Four out of five people identified by the Metropolitan Police?s facial recognition technology as possible suspects are innocent, according to an independent report revealed by Sky News and The Guardian. Researchers found that the controversial system is 81% inaccurate ? meaning that, in the vast majority of cases, it flagged up faces to police when they were not ?
In the latest example of artificial intelligence at work, algorithms can now ?undress? a woman, or put false utterances into a politician?s mouth. What?s at stake is nothing less than our perception of reality.
With this little thing called NBA free agency going on, and the news that the Jazz are further revamping their roster with the addition of former Pacers sharpshooter Bojan Bogdanovic, you could be forgiven if it slipped your mind that summer league play gets started Monday.
More than anything, it was her father?s presence that completed the special day of 22-year-old Jamie Christine Lim, the valedictorian of the University of the Philippines College of Science this year. by Janvic Mateo