Facial Recognition

Buzzwords A facial recognition system is a computer application for automatically identifying or verifying a person from a digital image or a video frame from a video source. Also see: faceprint, face id Elsewhere on the Web never-forget-a-face-again-thanks-to-facial-network http://ssbkyh.com/works/cloud_face http://mashable.com/category/facial-recognition high-tech-gadgets/facial-recognition.htm high-end-stores-use-facial-recognition-tools-to-spot-vips cquisti-face-BH-Webinar-2012-out.pdf (PDF) Getting-Harder-to-Stay-Anonymous,-Facial-Sear.aspx unremembering-the-forgotten – @wragge Recommended Listening https://irlpodcast.org/episode10/?sample_rate=0.001&utm_campaign=IRL10&snippet_name=7821&utm_medium=snippet&utm_content=7821 Museums https://monsosie.mcq.org/?statue_id=244 Google+ Find …

Apps

Photo: Woven Case, Veronica Lazo Mendoza Apps = Applications Special shoutout and thanks to Veronica Lazo Mendoza for weaving my first iphone (then an ipod) case (photo). July 2018 was the 10th anniversary of the app store. It’s hard to believe that our mobile phone-camera-computers’ source of iconic … icons is completing a first decade. …

hoopla

Logo One of our favorite apps for borrowing digital media, starting with books and audio books: hoopla – https://www.hoopladigital.com – is a groundbreaking service offered by local libraries. With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. There are hundreds of thousands of titles to choose …

Making the most of live and archived video

Buzzwords Among our challenges – digitizing old video tapes, movies, slides and presentations and weaving participant-made videos in today’s live events and conferences. This page is a special shoutout to organizers and participants featured and linked from Planeta.com. Request: let us know how to watch and encourage official and individual videos. Why Live Video Live …

Energy Links

Poster Links related to energy presented in somewhat random fashion: Twitter @ENERGY @mzjacobson @solarmosaic @cleanenergyNV @RuraliteMag Recommended Listening Jeremy Rifkin on the Third Industrial Revolution – Jeremy Rivkin delivers this address to the Royal Society of the Arts on the critical need to develop our economies into a post carbon Third Industrial Revolution, or else …

Firefox

Logo Our favorite browser: Firefox usage grew to a peak of 32% at the end of 2009,temporarily making version 3.5 the world’s most popular browser. Usage then declined in competition with Google Chrome. As of March 2018, Firefox has 11.6% usage share as a “desktop” browser, according to StatCounter, making it the second most popular …

Delayed Response: The Art of Waiting from the Ancient to the Instant World

Looking forward to reading Delayed Response: The Art of Waiting from the Ancient to the Instant World. @yalebooks @farman ht @RadioNational @LNLonRN Amazon.com Delayed Response Recommended Listening Pneumatic tubes: the instant messaging technology that transformed the world (Late Night Live, Radio National, Australia) “In the late 19th century , complex networks of pneumatic tubes were …

Google Maps

Icon Google Maps – https://www.google.com/maps – is a web mapping service developed by Google. It offers satellite imagery, street maps, 360° panoramic views  (Street View), real-time traffic conditions (Google Traffic), and route planning for traveling by foot, car, bicycle (in beta), or public transportation. For gameification fans, Google Maps ranks users’ contributions – photos, reviews …

Prisma

Among our favorite apps: Prisma Prisma transforms photos into artworks using the styles of famous artists: Munk, Picasso as well as world famous ornaments and patterns. A unique combination of neural networks and artificial intelligence helps you turn memorable moments into timeless art. 1 billion photos processed in its first seven weeks Key Links http://prisma-ai.com …

Cookies

Buzzwords Cookies = Data generated by a website and saved by your web browser. Cookies are used to save information about you, similar to a preference file created by a software application. Questions How do we articulate cookie policy? Examples https://www.fifa.com/legal/cookie-policy.html https://www.heritageweek.ie/about/cookie-privacy-policy https://www.nytco.com/cookie-policy/ https://soundcloud.com/pages/cookies Transitions Abroad Statement: This website or its third-party tools use cookies, …