minority report

New Technology Being Developed to Detect ‘Criminality’ from Faces

Like a page straight out of Philip K. Dick’s Minority Report, Chinese researchers Xiaolin Wu and Xi Zhang from China’s Shanghai Jiao Tong University have published a paper ...

November 22, 2016 at 3:00 am by

China Looking at Creating “Precrime” System

When people start to think about digital surveillance and their data stored online, they think about cases such as Apple vs the FBI where modern technology is used to try ...

March 9, 2016 at 9:40 am by

Crime Predicting Software Being Used by Police

No, this isn’t Minority Report made real, but it is close. New “predictive policing” software from developers such as PredPol helps police to determine ...

February 12, 2015 at 4:58 pm by

Real-life Minority Report: German Police Trial Software to Predict Crime Before it Happens

  Steven Spielberg’s 2002 science fiction film Minority Report painted a future in which crimes can be predicted, and thus prevented, before they occur. The Pre-Crime ...

December 3, 2014 at 8:45 pm by

UltraHaptics Bring Minority Report Style Screens A Step Closer

Creating huge displays isn’t out of our technological reach, controlling them with a wave of our hands is also possible, it is even possible to get quite a lot of ...

October 10, 2013 at 9:30 am by

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