The Download: Clearview AI’s hefty fine, and countries’ monkeypox preparation

This is today’s edition of The Download, our weekday newsletter that provides a daily dose of what’s going on in the world of technology.

The walls are closing in on Clearview AI

Controversial facial recognition company Clearview AI has been fined more than $10 million by the UK’s data protection watchdog for collecting the faces of UK citizens from the web and social media. The firm was also ordered to delete all of the data it holds on UK citizens.

The move by the UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is the latest in a string of high-profile fines against …

The walls are closing in on Clearview AI

Controversial facial recognition company Clearview AI has been fined almost $10 million by the UK’s data protection watchdog for collecting the faces of UK citizens from the web and social media. The firm was also ordered to delete all of the data it holds on UK citizens.

The move by the UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is the latest in a string of high-profile fines against the company as data protection authorities around the world eye tougher restrictions on its practices.

The ICO found Clearview AI had been in breach of data protection laws, collected personal data without people’s consent …

Software Program A Hundred And One

It started in 1991 when compression software wasn’t included in Windows. Nearly thirty years later, it still sees excessive obtain volumes. The free trial is time-limited but all versions embody encryption. Some builders only permit their freeware for private or private use. Businesses need a paid licence or get written permission.

The Next Big Quantum Leap May Require Better Software – Nextgov

The Next Big Quantum Leap May Require Better Software.

Posted: Wed, 23 Feb 2022 14:00:00 GMT [source]

Arista Networks will embed network detection and response software in campus switches to supply AI-driven risk detection … A …