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# scanning - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Facebook can recognise you in photos even if it can't see your face
# No Hiding
# No Hiding

Facebook can recognise you in photos even if it can't see your face

Jun 23rd 2015, 12:00 PM 10,847 Views 18 Comments

Its new experimental algorithm is able to recognise people with 83% accuracy.

# scanning - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

This Google Glass app uses facial expressions to tell how you're feeling
# Mood
# Mood

This Google Glass app uses facial expressions to tell how you're feeling

Sep 2nd 2014, 10:10 AM 7,645 Views 24 Comments

SHORE analyses facial expressions in real-time to determine the mood a person is in, as well as their gender and age.

# scanning - Sunday 18 May, 2014

New primary care clinic promises 'over 100 jobs'
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

New primary care clinic promises 'over 100 jobs'

May 18th 2014, 4:22 PM 10,682 Views 5 Comments

A scanning clinic will open in the centre in June, with five jobs immediately – it says over 100 people will be employed when the centre is fully operational.

# scanning - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Google stops scanning students' email accounts for advertising
# Scanning
# Scanning

Google stops scanning students' email accounts for advertising

Apr 30th 2014, 2:25 PM 6,752 Views 3 Comments

While ads were not placed in the apps themselves, the accounts were scanned, meaning that such data could be used to push targeted ads on other accounts

# scanning - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Google explains why it reads users' email in terms of service update
# Peek Inside
# Peek Inside

Google explains why it reads users' email in terms of service update

Apr 15th 2014, 6:09 PM 13,917 Views 27 Comments

The company said that by analysing both incoming and outgoing mail, it allows it to target users with tailored ads and personalised content.