On Sunday, January 19th, 2020: join the first collective observation of the Pornhub algorithm ;)

On Sunday, January 19th, 2020: join the first collective observation of the Pornhub algorithm 😉 We are the tracking.exposed team and our main objective is to put a spotlight on user tracking, profiling, and the wider data market by performing an open algorithmic analysis. We believe that, as long as the operation of recommendation systems remains obscure, the many side-effects of the platform economy cannot be understood and grappled with on a societal level. After the development of infrastructure and analysis tools facebook.tracking.exposed and youtube.tracking.exposed, we decided to take inspiration…

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One of the issues with facial recognition today is its high error rates with people of color and women. But lawmakers on Wednesday pointed to a broader concern as well: Facial recognition’s effects on civil liberties and privacy.

One of the issues with facial recognition today is its high error rates with people of color and women. But lawmakers on Wednesday pointed to a broader concern as well: Facial recognition’s effects on civil liberties and privacy. submitted by /u/tarkay to r/privacy [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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