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TFGL2019 - S2 - Ep6 - The Facial Recognition Rebellion
Tech for Good Live
TFGL2019 - S2 - Ep6 - The Facial Recognition Rebellion
24/05/201948:23
Episode Info

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 - https://twitter.com/lisamurgatroyd

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On this weeks show...

Stat of the week:

Google news search results left leaning by 62% and many other stats: https://bit.ly/2LOAjDZ

Charity news of the week:

The Charity Digital Skills Report survey

is out: https://bit.ly/2wcjDeT

An atlas for the laws affecting street children around the world: https://bit.ly/2V8XXdr

Tech news of the week:

Update from last weeks facial recognition case: https://nyti.ms/2Ec6SFr

VR helps amputees feel their limbs:

https://bit.ly/2VO19LS

And finally 2 mins

Trump really is full of shit:

https://ind.pn/2VImv2k

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