5 police officers in B.C. used facial recognition software deemed illegal, privacy commissioner says
British Columbia’s privacy commissioner has confirmed that five police officers and one civilian in the province have used the Clearview AI facial recognition software, despite concerns about privacy violations.
Death threats. Racist abuse. Sexist slurs. And social media accounts allowed to stay active even after spreading bile.
English football has reached breaking point with players, coaches, referees and officials aghast at the ongoing proliferation of hate aimed at them on Instagram and Twitter.
The tech giant is launching an entirely new accelerator available to Canadian startups and has opened availability to Canadians for another of its accelerator programs. This brings Google’s total number of accelerator programs for Canadian startups and founders to four after it launched two Canadian-focused accelerators last year.
The COVID-19 pandemic has created a large-scale health and economic crisis. Although no one across the industry foresaw the impact of the crisis, some companies across the world were able to mitigate its impact on the business because of their digital strategy. The pandemic has made the digital divide more visible and wider.