Artificial intelligence

Democracy
Digital India

Police surveillance: Arbitrary, unchecked and growing

Automated surveillance technology using drones to spot problematic human behavior in crowds is going to be tested at Technozion and Spring Spree festivals at NIT Warangal, reports the Verge. Lead researcher Amarjot Singh of the University of Cambridge claimed that their system has 94% accuracy at identifying violent poses. However, this accuracy drops with more people […]

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National

Cyclone Phailin: Control rooms and helplines map and list

Here is a map with only control rooms and helplines shown. Note: Some readers are reporting that this map is slow/fails. Investigation is on. Meanwhile, fullscreen will work if there is a problem viewing direct. These numbers will get added to the map soon. 7 Cuttack Satya Sunder Rout Naim Babu 9437672601 9437270365 0671-2507842 9337419494 […]

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