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Microsoft's Calling It Quits on Creepy Emotion Recognition Tech

Microsoft’s Calling It Quits on Creepy Emotion Recognition Tech

Photo: John MacDougall (Getty Images) Microsoft’s turning its back on its scientifically suspect and ethically dubious emotion recognition technology. For now, at least. In a major win for privacy advocates sounding the alarm on under-tested and invasive biometric technology, Microsoft announced it’s planning to retire its so-called “emotion recognition” detection systems from its Azure Face …

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15-year-old Steve competitor from Japan defeats multiple top players at The Gimvitational, now some are calling for Steve's ban

15-year-old Steve competitor from Japan defeats multiple top players at The Gimvitational, now some are calling for Steve’s ban

Over this past weekend, a major Super Smash Bros. Ultimate event — The Gimvitational — was hosted by GimR and Video Game Boot Camp that promised a prize pool of over $34,000. This wasn’t a typical major event though as players …

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