Day: January 12, 2021

You should read this important stimulus check warning right away

President-elect Joe Biden gave the country another stimulus check update on Friday, making clear during a news conference in Wilmington, Delaware, that he’s putting together a multitrillion-dollar COVID relief package that would include something that has bedeviled Washington lawmakers for months: $2,000 stimulus checks. More specifically, it appears that the Biden stimulus plan would include

The US Army is developing a nightmarish thermal facial recognition system

The US Army just took a giant step toward developing killer robots that can see and identify faces in the dark. DEVCOM, the US Army’s corporate research department, last week published a pre-print paper documenting the development of an image database for training AI to perform facial recognition using thermal images. Why this matters: Robots