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Geeks On A Plane: British Airways Gets Silicon Valley Dudes Together For Flight 10-Innovation

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Did they get the idea from Rihanna's last publicity tour? British Airways, once the world's favourite airline, has launched UnGrounded. The firm is dubbing it "a hack at 30,000 feet" and it entails getting a bunch of large-brained geeks from Silicon Valley together on a flight to troubleshoot the...
Geeks On A Plane: British Airways Gets Silicon Valley Dudes Together For Flight 10-Innovation
FBI plugs $1 billion into facial recognition tech to turn America into 'Where's Waldo?'

Repixl Launches Its Photo Retouchng-As-A-Service, Say Goodbye To Lousy Mug Shots

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Launching out of private Beta today is UK startup Repixl, which could be described as photo retouching-as-a-service. Backed by £100k of private funding and almost two years in the making, the two-person company is setting out to make professional photo editing accessible to everyone with a cloud-based service that provides...
Repixl Launches Its Photo Retouchng-As-A-Service, Say Goodbye To Lousy Mug Shots

These mug shots of famous and infamous people are amusing.

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These mug shots of famous and infamous people are amusing.

NYPD taps custom Android phones for instant police record access

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Early Bird Tickets on Sale New York City police are starting to get more tech savvy. Recently, the NYPD created a task force to stop the theft of iOS devices and in the past and created a strict social media policy for cops....
NYPD taps custom Android phones for instant police record access

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Utah Sheriff Claims Copyright On Mugshot Photos To Avoid Releasing Them

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velox alerts us to the latest example of government officials abusing copyright law (or claims of copyright law) to avoid basic transparency. And this one's quite incredible. Kyle Pell, who runs the website bustedmugshots.com, is involved in a lawsuit after Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder stopped releasing mugshots by...
Utah Sheriff Claims Copyright On Mugshot Photos To Avoid Releasing Them

A Microsoft misfit moves on: Thoughts on Windows chief Sinofsky's sudden exit

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Two years ago, when Microsoft debuted the Kinect sensor for Xbox 360, the company celebrated the launch on its website by replacing its standard corporate mug shots with Xbox Live avatars for all of its top executives — except for Windows president Steven Sinofsky, who was represented by a Windows logo...
A Microsoft misfit moves on: Thoughts on Windows chief Sinofsky's sudden exit
Greek police Photoshop away bruises in mug shots, prompting public outcry

Program learns to recognize rough sketches of objects

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Researchers at Brown and the Technical University of Berlin have produced a program that can identify simple sketches of objects almost as well as humans. The computer application enables "semantic understanding" of abstract sketches as they are being drawn in real time. The research was presented at computer graphics conference SIGGRAPH and...
Program learns to recognize rough sketches of objects

English Drunks in early 1900s (mug shots)

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English Drunks in early 1900s (mug shots)

Mug Shots Of The Week 3/12/2010

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Mug Shots Of The Week 3/12/2010

Kindle Fire HD 7.2.2 update adds Camera app, Swype along with FreeTime Unlimited

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Liked the sound of Kindle FreeTime Unlimited? Well it turns out that's not the only new goodie on the way. Software update 7.2.2 for the seven-inch Kindle Fire HD also brings a few other bonuses. First up, is a Camera app, to let you take mug-shots with that front-facing...
Kindle Fire HD 7.2.2 update adds Camera app, Swype along with FreeTime Unlimited
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