Tag Archives: privacy

AI, Ethics, Assumptions and Privacy

My podcasts were up to date and I started looking for something new to listen to in the car and while doing my chores and I’m so glad I did. I landed with Professor Genevieve Bell and the Boyer Lectures … Continue reading

Posted in Artificial intelligence, Autonomous cars, Customer Research, Driverless car, endangered species, Future Technology, Futurist, Google, Intelligence, Intelligent Transport Systems, Internet Privacy, IoT, Privacy, Social Media Marketing, Society, Technology, the future | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sony patents contact lens that records what you see

Sony has been awarded a patent for a smart contact lens that would be capable of recording video. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.cnet.com So what would you do with this if it worked, forget about the technology, that will undoubtedly … Continue reading

Posted in AR Glasses, Google Glasses, Government, Personal security, Police, Privacy, security | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Singapore Is Taking the ‘Smart City’ to a Whole New Level

In Singapore’s “Smart City,” sensors deployed by the government will collect and coordinate data on an unprecedented level. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.wsj.com This is huge. In most parts of the world there are projects monitoring data to solve unique … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Crime Prevention, Government, Hacker, Hacking, health, Internet Privacy, location based apps, Location Based Consultant, location based marketing, Location Based Servces, Location Based Services for Health, Privacy, Public Transport, Ride Share, rideshare, Road Tolling, Road Tolls, Smart City, Smartphones, track crime | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Facebook Is Making a Map of Everyone in the World

And they’re using a brand new A.I. technique and a whole lot of computing power to do it. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.theatlantic.com Just have a think about what you posted on your Facebook account since you first started. Now … Continue reading

Posted in Artificial intelligence, census, Facebook, Internet Privacy, Map apps, Map data, Maps, People, Privacy | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Creepy hidden map inside your iPhone that records everywhere you go

Frequent locations is a feature of iPhone operating systems from iOS 7 upwards, and is automatically turned on for most users, who are never informed that it is watching their every move. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.dailymail.co.uk Sinister or just … Continue reading

Posted in Accurate Map Tracking, Apple Maps, Google maps, GPS Maps, Internet Privacy, iPhone, location based apps, location based marketing, Location Based Servces, Map apps, Map data, Maps, Mobile Maps, Nav Maps, Navigation Maps, Personal security, Privacy, SmartPhone, Smartphones | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Google Maps offers offline option when Internet is spotty – Washington Times

Google Maps is getting disconnected. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.washingtontimes.com It’s about time they did this, although it’s easy to understand why they don’t want you to be offline, because their fundamental aim is to sell location based advertising. I … Continue reading

Posted in Google maps, real time traffic | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Here’s what it’s like to use Facebook’s virtual assistant, ‘M’ – The Next Web

Facebook unveiled ‘M’ its virtual assistant that lives in Messenger this week, which is a conversational assistant that can do anything from tell you jokes Sourced through Scoop.it from: thenextweb.com I find this fascinating not for what it does so much as the … Continue reading

Posted in Facebook, JIT, Virtual Assistant | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment