Conscious IT

Conscious IT

Walmart is watching you!

For all those whole love the 5 finger discounts, Walmart has revealed they’ve been using AI in the form of computer vision, on their cctv cameras in over 1000 stores. The system is designed to detect shop lifters before they leave the store. Internally the system is called Missed scan detection The cameras track and analyze activities at self-checkout and normal registers maned with cashiers. If an item is moved past a checkout scanner without

Facebook reveal their cryptocurrency: Project Libra

Facebook have officially revealed their heavily rumoured cryptocurrency project, Libra; its been touted as possibly a huge disruption to financial Industry, it plans to “enable a simple global currency and financial infrastructure that empowers billions of people” Its said mega corporations like Visa Mastercard and Uber are all onboard with this new cryptocurrency… It definitely looks interesting however, Facebook privacy practices have left a lot to be desired, they already know half of my Internet