big data

In Amsterdam, there are an average of 99 cameras per square kilometre monitoring our streets, pavements and communal areas. How do we prevent a ‘Big Brother-like scenario’ in the future?
A Screen Walks playlist of recorded live-streamed events touching on marketplaces.
The Earth Archive The Earth Archive is both a program of scanning focused on endangered landscapes and an open-source collection of LiDAR scans accessible to scientists around the world. Our …
Egor Tsvetkov - Your Face Is Big Data The next time you ride the subway in St. Petersburg, watch out for 21-year-old photographer Egor Tsvetkov. He recently unveiled a new project called “YOUR FACE …
To mitigate the race bias in these datasets, we construct a novel face image dataset, containing 108,501 images, with an emphasis of balanced race composition in the dataset. We define 7 race groups: …
As researchers, we have always wondered: if we scale up the amount of training data 10x, will the accuracy double? https://ai.googleblog.com/2017/07/revisiting-unreasonable-effectiveness.html …
The reason biases against women or people of colour appear in technology are complex. They’re often attributed to data sets being incomplete and the fact that the technology is often made by people …
We knew we needed to collect a data set that has far more images than we have ever had before, perhaps thousands of times more, and together with Professor Kai Li at Princeton University, we launched …
Robot readable world Timo Arnall, 2012 How do robots see the world? How do they gather meaning from our streets, cities, media and from us? This is an experiment in found machine-vision footage, …
Merve Alanyali - Tracking Protests using geotagged Flickr photographs Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=wCle_ARznj4 We analyse 25 million photos uploaded to Flickr in 2013 …
Yvette Shen - Seven Days in Beijing  Beijing, the capital of China, is known for its rich culture and long history. In recent years, it has also been recognized by the world for its dire air …