Machine Learning

Find Out If Your Photo Is In This AI Training Dataset

Find Out If Your Photo Is In This AI Training Dataset

Facial recognition systems are everywhere, from security cameras that try to spot criminals to the way Snapchat finds your face to put bunny ears on it. Computers need a lot of data to be able to learn how to recognise faces, and some of it comes from Flickr.

AI Hid Data From Researchers

AI Hid Data From Researchers

Depending on your perspective – this is is either pretty cool or quite scary. Research from Stanford and Google found that a machine learning agent that was taking aerial images and constructing maps was “hiding” information in “a nearly imperceptible, high-frequency signal”. The software was meant to be recreating the…