Stephen E. Arnold: Image Search Fact-Checking

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Stephen E. Arnold
Stephen E. Arnold

Image Search: Getting Better and Better [Not Really]

Image search means having software which can figure out from a digital photo that a cow is a cow. In more complex photos, the software identifies what it can. I recall one demonstration which recognized me as a 20 year old criminal. Close but no cigar.

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Phi Beta Iota: Short piece worth a full read.  Baidu, Wolfam Alpha, and IBM’s Watson are all full of crap and grossly mis-representing their capabilities. The idiocy of the people marketing this stuff appears to be exceeded only by the idiocy of the media people taking their nonsense at face value.

See Especially:

2015 Robert Steele – Foreword to Stephen E. Arnold’s CyberOSINT: Next Generation Information Access

2014 Robert Steele: Appraisal of Analytic Foundations – Email Provided, Feedback Solicited – UPDATED

How Stephen Wolfram’s image-recognition tool performs against 5 alternatives

Image Recognition @ Phi Beta Iota

UN Paper: Beyond Data Monitoring – Achieving the Sustainability Development Goals Through Intelligence (Decision-Support) Integrating Holistic Analytics, True Cost Economics, and Open Source Everything

See Also:

Stephen E. Arnold: Enterprise Search Does Not Work — Big Data? Useless to the Front Line Worker

Stephen E. Arnold: IBM’s New Multi-Billion Baloney

Stephen E. Arnold: Search Sucks — Medical Search Sucks More

Stephen E. Arnold: Search Vendors Find Solution for Failure — Forget About It, Find a New Sucker