December 26, 2006
“Wait until pictures start getting indexed.”
Well, I called it:
In in class I took with Eben Moglen I predicted in a class discussion that pictures on the internet would soon be indexed:
Re: video cameras (Feb. 11, 2005)
Many people in the class were skeptical…
Well, here it is, less than two years later:
Face Search Engine Raises Privacy Concerns
Of course, there are standard objections to the two primary critiques of surviellance “paranioa”.
- If I am not breaking the law, why should I care?
- There is so much informatoin being gathered, who could possibly sort through it all?
The responses to these objections should be well rehersed.
- Pervasive Omniscient Surviellance will have an impact on the basic fabric of personal social and cultural interactions as we currently understand them.
- The AI is coming, getting more powerful by the day.
Filed by jonah at 1:35 am under air,metaphysics