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Is HP's face recognition technology racist? ;-)

(Although this does give you pause, please don't mistake the smiley as anything other than thinking the video is social commentary intended, no debates or arguments wanted; and certainly no offence intended.)

Our winning submitter wondered, I don't know what it would make of Shawn though!


~ Sly

Shawn King

is the whitest black man I've seen (Canadian winters are brutal) , so I would think the computer would go to blue screen of death since it wouldn't be able to discern the extent of his "blackness" and whether or not it's racism algorithm should kick in.

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