Archive for “February 11, 2019”

FuFWD The Future of Media, Democracy, and Trust. #0063

Today – A Powerful Report on the Future of Media, Democracy, and Trust. Then, what if AI can read your lips? And Bezo’s and Blackmail. A Showdown. I’m Gene DeRose and this is Future Forward. I’m Steven Rosenbaum – let’s Launch.

Act #1 The Knight Commission Report

KNIGHT COMMISSION ON TRUST, MEDIA AND DEMOCRACY
http://csreports.aspeninstitute.org/Knight-Commission-TMD/2019/report

Act #2 Read My Lips.

LipPass Authenticates Users Based On the Way They Move Their Mouths
https://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/consumer-electronics/gadgets/this-new-approach-for-user-identification-allows-phones-to-read-your-lips

Hey, Siri: Read My Lips
https://spectrum.ieee.org/the-human-os/biomedical/devices/hey-siri-read-my-lips

Act #3 Amazon. Bezos Blackmail Backfire

What to Do If You’re Feeling Sympathy for Jeff Bezos, a Billionaire, After the Blog
https://www.vanityfair.com/style/2019/02/jeff-bezos-ami-medium-blog-sympathy

Bezos’s Wild Days: Lurid Selfies, Blackmail, Amazon Drama in NYC
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-02-09/bezos-s-wild-days-lurid-selfies-blackmail-amazon-drama-in-nyc