Reports of current facial recognition being inaccurate distract from the problems of mass #surveillance.
The question shouldn't be how to make these systems more accurate, but to what degree they are compatible with human rights and our ideals of a free society.
At least three talks will cover the #WebOfThings, including mine about how to write an adapter to bridge your local devices to the web.
New Braille UNO allow visually impaired and sighted folks to play together http://feeds.boingboing.net/~r/boingboing/iBag/~3/l0pJa_Q8p1E/new-braille-uno-allow-visually.html #boingboing #blind #Braille #braille_dots #card_games #Games #inclusion #inclusivity #low_vision #mattel #uno #visually_impaired
Looking for #Go developer in #Berlin:
At #KIProtect we're looking for a senior back-end developer writing in #Golang. We help organizations with GDPR-compliant data processing by protecting their sensitive data (e.g. with pseudonymization and anonymization).
Feel free to contact me here for any questions about us or the role. #jobs
I believe that our German paper-based system is one of the best procedures we can have. Remember, you also have the option to watch the volunteers counting afterwards.
My friends from #CivicTechVancouver have scheduled their next meetup on Tu, 19th Nov.
Join them to learn about the new #OpenData portal of #Vancouver:
If #CivicTech interests you in #Berlin, there is a similar meetup on Mo, 11th Nov:
I plan to participate but have several ideas. Within a few days I need to decide on one idea to focus on shipping a novel at the end of this month.
Here are five awesome entries of the past years which I will definitely take inspiration from:
At #KIProtect we build tools to analyse pseudonymized and anonymized data.
When I got a colour scale wrong, the animation of some geographical data looked like a giant game of Simon Says.
Sadly, many topics are missing comparable data, which is why I would like you to add data about your favourite topics.
How about e-mail clients, Mastodon instances or Hacker camps?
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