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The guy who made a tool to track women in porn videos is sorry

The guy who made a tool to track women in porn videos is sorry

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  • Twitter is looking for an excuse to keep them for the same reason they would never ban Trump, ‘official record’ or not. Fuckwits draw attention and that is all they care about. Same as the way they went out of their way not to crack on tens of thousands of phony bot accounts from scary nation when one

    Twitter is looking for an excuse to keep them for the same reason they would never ban Trump, ‘official record’ or not. Fuckwits draw attention and that is all they care about. Same as the way they went out of their way not to crack on tens of thousands of phony bot accounts from scary nation when one of their own brought it up and was told to drop it. (More users looks better for stock price was apparently not just obviously why, it was explicit) according to the former senior programmer who related this I forget name but he declined any severance so he didn’t have to sign an NDA so he could tell the story...

    White Supremacy retards are attention magnets for both pro-KKK and Human being sides of the issue. The guy who coined ‘Twitter is the dumpster fire of the Internet’ nailed it.

  • What I find fascinating (or disturbing) is the cavalier attitude of developers like this; emboldened by the Silicon Valley digital bros who gave us Uber and Facebook, there is no moral or ethical filter; no guardrails where the most simple of questions — "Is this the right thing to do?" — are even mused

    What I find fascinating (or disturbing) is the cavalier attitude of developers like this; emboldened by the Silicon Valley digital bros who gave us Uber and Facebook, there is no moral or ethical filter; no guardrails where the most simple of questions — "Is this the right thing to do?" — are even mused, let alone, asked. It's just take, take, take. You can't even use that old saw "caveat emptor" as an excuse because most people have no idea about the fine print on sites or apps they use. A generation of technology enabled sociopaths has been unleashed.

  • This programmer is no different than the people who went around during the 50s & 60s collecting license plate numbers outside of a gay clubs so they could *out* the vehicle owners to their employers, friends and family. Given that there will always be people who want to punish others for making different

    This programmer is no different than the people who went around during the 50s & 60s collecting license plate numbers outside of a gay clubs so they could *out* the vehicle owners to their employers, friends and family. Given that there will always be people who want to punish others for making different life choices (or for not choosing them, in the case of the incel movement), we need laws that prevent them from weaponizing the one thing we can't safeguard--our faces.

  • Am I missing something here? When you agree to be in a film of ANY sort, you are putting yourself into the public eye. Are we really raising privacy concerns about people in movies?

  • Unfortunately this technology is fairly common and available. For the most part it can actually be found in multiple group chats and integrated to scan not only social media, but also link to web harvesting functionality. The bigger problem that policymakers should really give some strategic planning

    Unfortunately this technology is fairly common and available. For the most part it can actually be found in multiple group chats and integrated to scan not only social media, but also link to web harvesting functionality. The bigger problem that policymakers should really give some strategic planning and thought to is the reconciliation of multi-jurisdictional differences in regulations. The extent to which European citizens are protected under gdpr, or Americans under California law, is only the tip of the iceberg in this problem because not all locations have the same protections. The unintended consequences from these disparities and inconsistencies in the laws create nightmares for enforcement, which ultimately leaves the populace with a false sense of being protected under law.

  • In the USA you have NO right to privacy in the public. Don't like it, move to Europe!

  • It makes no sense to consider legislation to prevent data or data manipulation, as it cannot be prevented. Every sword has two edges and the state makes laws to use the other edge. We have to accept that all information in the future shall be transparent and much information is just lies. To restrict

    It makes no sense to consider legislation to prevent data or data manipulation, as it cannot be prevented. Every sword has two edges and the state makes laws to use the other edge. We have to accept that all information in the future shall be transparent and much information is just lies. To restrict or curb data is just like curbing freedom and liberties.

  • The European laws crush innovation, I'd rather see a healthy medium stateside.

  • How long will it take before they use the same technology to track anyone on Facebook or any social media outlet. You think online bullying is bad now wait till your being bullied every where you go.