TFGL2019 - S2 - Ep6 - The Facial Recognition Rebellion artwork
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TFGL2019 - S2 - Ep6 - The Facial Recognition Rebellion

  • S2E6
  • 48:23
  • May 24th 2019

The law and facial recognition software collide, the charity digital skills survey is out and you *just* have a bit of time left it to complete it. And is Google news feed biased or is it just the news?

Our guest this week is Lisa Murgatroyd from One Million Mentors, a national online platform to recruit, train, and deploy mentors to organisations working with young people. You can find her on Twitter -

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On this weeks show...

Stat of the week:

Google news search results left leaning by 62% and many other stats:

Charity news of the week:

The Charity Digital Skills Report survey

is out:

An atlas for the laws affecting street children around the world:

Tech news of the week:

Update from last weeks facial recognition case:

VR helps amputees feel their limbs:

And finally 2 mins

Trump really is full of shit:

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