The Quest for Control: Face-Scanning Political Ads

Big Brother’s eyes followed you across the room. But that was just an illusion to intimidate you. Real life is worse. From Raw Story: “Political billboards are now scanning your face for your reactions.” 2016 presidential candidates have a new option in their quest to sway voters. “Neuropolitics” is the attempt to read your mind by scanning facial expressions and feeding them into an algorithm. Biofeedback—including heart rate, eye movements, and skin conditions—can  also be captured and Read more […]