Published in


General Intelligence

A.I.’s Most Important Dataset Gets a Privacy Overhaul, a Decade Too Late

The authors of the image dataset that changed the world have made one long-overdue tweak

Photo illustration source: John M. Lund Photography Inc.

ImageNet is arguably the most important dataset in recent A.I. history. It’s a collection of millions of images that were compiled in…




The undercurrents of the future. A publication from Medium about technology and people.

Recommended from Medium

Infrared Cameras Could Be the New CCTV

How a 2018 Research Paper Led Amazon, Microsoft, and IBM to Curb Their Facial Recognition Programs

A Simple Way to Measure Whether Your Privacy Law Is Worth a Damn

We Mapped How the Coronavirus Is Driving New Surveillance Programs Around the World

All Your Data R Belong to Us

Considering the exclusivity issues with privacy and security

The Google-Apple contact-tracing partnership could help us create a shared sensibility about…

My Dishwasher Wants to Spy on Me!

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Dave Gershgorn

Dave Gershgorn

Senior Writer at OneZero covering surveillance, facial recognition, DIY tech, and artificial intelligence. Previously: Qz, PopSci, and NYTimes.

More from Medium

Building Artificial Sun with Tokamak Plasmas and Deep Reinforcement Learning

The Shorts that Made Me Confident Carrying | Arrowhead Tactical Carrier Shorts Review

How we built our infectious disease simulation service for Germany

Map of Germany used in CovPred’s predictions. The spatial fidelity is very high, as each so called Landkreis is simulated regularly.

So… what is a simulation? Pt II