China is saving your face
Facial recognition as the cornerstone of a surveillance society
|Jesse Hirsh||Dec 9, 2019|| 4||1|
Marshall McLuhan’s concept of the rear view mirror offers us a relevant metaphor to understand the stress that arises from living in an accelerated society.
The consequence of our increasing socio-technical velocity, is that our relationship with time, or our perception of time passing, is displaced.
What we perceive as the present is really the past. Wha…