Friday, January 22, 2010

PC comes to Cameras

Face-Detection Cameras: Glitches Spur Charges of Racism - TIME

...HP isn't the only company whose cameras have exhibited an accidental prejudice against minorities, since many brands could be using the same flawed code. TIME tested two of Sony's latest Cyber-shot models with face detection (the DSC-TX1 and DSC-WX1) and found they, too, had a tendency to ignore camera subjects with dark complexions.

Zebron and James