The Next Web

See original post here for image copyright

Content from original post

The Indian government has played down fears of mass surveillance in response to concerns that its proposed facial recognition system lacks adequate oversight.

Replying to a legal notice filed by the Internet Freedom Foundation (IFF), a Delhi-based non-profit that works on digital liberties, the country’s National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB) defended the move, stating it doesn’t interfere with privacy of citizens as it “only automates the existing police procedure of comparing suspects’ photos with those listed in LEA’s [Law Enforcement Agency] databases.”

View Original from The Next Web

Comments on INSIGHT FOUND

Make a comment

The Guardian

See original post here for image copyright

Content from original post

The long read: Calculating the patterns and cycles of the past could lead us to a better understanding of history. Could it also help us prevent a looming crisis?

View Original from The Guardian

Comments on INSIGHT FOUND

Make a comment

Wallpaper*

See original post here for image copyright

Content from original post

Gitta Gschwendtner creates an abstract cityscape for permanent exhibition at the Science Museum that showcases London’s stratospheric evolution between 1550 and 1800

View Original from Wallpaper*

Comments on INSIGHT FOUND

Make a comment

It's Nice That

See original post here for image copyright

Content from original post

The London-based graphic design studio was tasked with creating an exhibition that questions what it means to be human in the 21st century. Working with hand-painted signs, glass-blown typefaces and touch-friendly materials, the studio chats about designing an accessible space for engagement and learning.

View Original from It's Nice That

Comments on INSIGHT FOUND

Make a comment

It's Nice That

See original post here for image copyright

Content from original post

When photographer Kentaro Takahashi lost his maternal grandfather, he decided to start documenting his paternal grandparents who he had never kept in regular contact with. Delving into his family’s history and, in turn, that of Japan throughout the 20th Century, the resulting work is a shining example of the value of family photography.

View Original from It's Nice That

Comments on INSIGHT FOUND

Make a comment

It's Nice That

See original post here for image copyright

Content from original post

As a further development of its BoKlok modular housing project, SilviaBo is a collaboration with the Queen of Sweden and construction firm Skanska to make affordable and accessible homes for the older generations.

View Original from It's Nice That

Comments on INSIGHT FOUND

Make a comment

Mashable Magazine

See original post here for image copyright

Content from original post

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg announced that she will travel across the Atlantic Ocean on a technologically-advanced sailboat, the Malizia II.

View Original from Mashable Magazine

Comments on INSIGHT FOUND

Make a comment

The Next Web

See original post here for image copyright

Content from original post

Elephants have long captivated our attention, partly because of their sheer size and majesty. But we’re also struck by their complex behavior. In some ways, we’re fascinated because this behavior echoes our most humane feelings. For instance, elephants have repeatedly been observed using tools and grieving their dead. Their evolutionary history is interesting, too. It …

View Original from The Next Web

Comments on INSIGHT FOUND

Make a comment

Eureka Magazine

See original post here for image copyright

Content from original post

Waitrose & Partners is to introduce an ‘invisible door’ that has the potential to save British retailers a combined £1.5bn per year by reducing their energy bills.

View Original from Eureka Magazine

Comments on INSIGHT FOUND

Make a comment

Wallpaper*

See original post here for image copyright

Content from original post

Bill Bowerman, Nike co-founder and former University of Oregon and US Olympics track and field coach, was obsessed with finding the perfect running shoe for his athletes. He adopted the role of a mad shoe scientist in the mid 1960s, when co-founder and…

View Original from Wallpaper*

Comments on INSIGHT FOUND

Make a comment

It's Nice That

See original post here for image copyright

Content from original post

The Norwich-based writer and designer talks us through his new historical study of a particularly cheerful moment in graphic design history.

View Original from It's Nice That

Comments on INSIGHT FOUND

Make a comment

fastcompany

See original post here for image copyright

Content from original post

The hotel giant, which faces stiff competition from Hilton and Airbnb, uses the lab to get insights into the smallest details–from the shape of wall sconces to the location of electrical outlets.

View Original from fastcompany

Comments on INSIGHT FOUND

Make a comment