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New glasses make you invisible to facial recognition technology

published 1 day ago
New glasses make you invisible to facial recognition technology
Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - @BednarChuck Best known as a freeware Internet security and personal protection software developer, Czech Republic-based AVG has announced a new product designed to help prevent facial recognition technology from determining a person’s identity. The company is calling them “invisibility glasses,” and according to Gizmodo, the new eyewear utilizes a set of infrared LEDs located around the eyes and nose that can only be seen by a digital camera to keep facial recognition software from getting ... more
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We now have brain-controlled drones

published Thu, Feb 26 2015 03:06 GMT
We now have brain-controlled drones
Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - @BednarChuck Researchers have successfully demonstrated a brain-to-computer interface that makes it possible to control an unmanned drone with your mind, the aerospace firm responsible for developing the technology revealed Tuesday in a blog post. Officials from that company, Tekever, and a team of European researchers successfully tested out their Brainflight technology during a public demonstration held earlier this week in Lisbon, Portugal. Using a cap capable of detecting mental activity, Brainflight enables pilots to use ... more
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