Privacy dangers of facial-recognition software

Follow Us The spooky capabilities and uses of state-of-the-art facial-recognition software Which companies and organisations and government departments are developing facial recognition software? There are many outfits developing facial-recognition software. Namely, Google, Facebook and the FBI. Facebook’s software is called DeepFace, which says of itself on Facebook’s site: “Closing the Gap to Human-Level Performance in…

Snoopers Charter – the UK’s Investigatory Powers Bill

Follow Us Invasion of privacy: Outrageous UK Snoopers Charter about to become law Snoopers Charter just requires Royal Assent to become law New UK surveillance and hacking powers, dubbed the Snoopers Charter, gives 48 government departments access to everyone’s private web-browsing histories. This is the most intrusive invasion of privacy in the western world. The…

UK NatWest bank closes RT TV channel bank accounts

Follow Us Establishment war on free speech: UK NatWest bank gives notice of the closure of the RT TV channel’s bank accounts RT is a global television broadcaster based in Russia, the USA and the UK. It broadcasts on Freeview channel 135. The UK’s NatWest bank has given it notice of the closure of its…