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Uighurs could be hunted down remotely by Huawei

Patent spotted by US video surveillance specialists must be amended to no longer allow identification of ethnic origin

Violet Field inHigh TechJan 15, 2021 2 min read
 Uighurs could be hunted down remotely by Huawei

A Swedish stamp featuring Greta Thunberg now on sale

On the stamp where she appears, the young Swedish activist is depicted on the edge of a cliff, wearing her iconic yellow raincoat and surrounded by birds

Violet Field inPlanetJan 15, 2021 2 min read

Saudi Arabia to create city without roads and cars

This futuristic city could accommodate a million inhabitants

Violet Field inPlanetJan 12, 2021 3 min read

Norway, first country to buy more than 50% of electric cars

Norway has set itself the goal of decarbonising all its new vehicles by 2025

Violet Field inPlanetJan 6, 2021 3 min read

Facial recognition identifies him, he is wrongly arrested and jailed

This African-American was jailed for ten days for theft in 2019 after being wrongly identified by facial identification software when he had an a

Violet Field inHigh TechDec 31, 2020 2 min read

In Venezuela, the tropical Humboldt glacier disappears

In 1910, the surface of the glacier was the equivalent of 300 football fields, compared to five today.

Violet Field inPlanetDec 31, 2020 4 min read