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Surveillance Society 2.0: Your Face is Big Data

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Are you recognizable when you are in public places? Yes, any time, given you are on social media.

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Russian photographer Egor Tsvetkov shot complete strangers among subway commuters in St Petersburg for a 6 weeks period, and then run their portraits with the facial recognition app FindFace to track down their internet profiles. Yes, it’s scary, but it worked 80% of the time. Do you commute?

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via Egor Tsvetkov, Demilked



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