Clearview AI Is Facing A $ 23 Million Fine Over Facial Recognition In The UK

The UK’s national privacy watchdog on Monday warned Clearview AI that the controversial facial recognition company faces a potential fine of £ 17 million, or $ 23 million, for “alleged…

“We are doing something that was said to be impossible just a few years ago” | by Annela Coates | Starship Technologies

An Interview with Sulo Kallas – Senior Electronics Engineer, Starship Technologies. At the Starship Head Office in Mustamäe, Tallinn, the world’s leading delivery robot is being developed as a solution…

Tennis Stars Speak Out On China

Amid growing international attention on her plight, Chinese state media on Thursday suddenly released an email it said Peng had written to Women’s Tennis Association Chair Steve Simon. The letter,…

Catastrophic Climate Change Cannot Be Stopped If We Keep Using Coal

At the 26th United Nations Conference on Climate Change, diplomats put down on paper, for the first time, the collective need to accelerate phasing out coal and fossil fuels subsidies…

Photos Of Airport Reunions After Coronavirus Restrictions Lifted

Jolly Dave, right, makes a phone call after arriving from India and being reunited with her boyfriend, Nirmit Shelat, at Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, New Jersey, on Nov.…

COVID Cut Off Jobs Critical To Women In Southern Africa

Before the borders closed, Michele, 31, made a modest income buying clothes and electronics in South Africa and reselling them for profit across the border in Zimbabwe. But when the…

Why Facebook Shutting Down Its Old Facial Recognition System Doesn’t Matter

Meanwhile, Meta’s current privacy policies for VR devices leave plenty of room for the collection of personal, biological data that reaches beyond a user’s face. As Katitza Rodriguez, policy director…

3 Degrees Celsius Global Warming Would Devastate Planet

Rob Dobi for BuzzFeed News There’s a very real chance the planet will warm up an average of 3 degrees Celsius (5.4 degrees Fahrenheit) this century – and that would…