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When It Comes to Facial Recognition, Caricatures Beat Photos

We have a little saying around hereā€”If the Hamburg Data Protection Authority doesn’t like it, we don’t like it either. What the HDPA doesn’t like these days is the new facial recognition feature embedded in Facebook’s new photo-tagging software, which is creepily known as “suggested automatic tagging.” They claim it violates privacy laws because it’s [...]

New Dating Website Helps You Find Someone Who Looks Just Like You

Because that’s what we’re all looking for, right? Christina Bloom is the founder of, which will open for business later this month. She says that she was inspired to build the website after people kept telling her that she and her ex-husband look a lot alike. So this website will use facial mapping software [...]