• Violent crime is up. Expanding the surveillance state is not the solution

    1 month ago - By Fast Company

    Big Tech's broad surveillance push violates privacy at best, and perpetuates racist over-policing at worst. It's exactly the wrong choice for tenuous, tumultuous times.
    About a year before Jeff Bezos flew to space , he got called on the carpet. Amazon had just responded to George Floyd's murder at the hands of police with a $10 million donation , when observers began pointing out Amazon's flagrant hypocrisy. After all, the company had spent years selling its inherently biased facial recognition software directly to police , who could be using that software to track activists in a...
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