Why The $100 Million Police Body Camera Experiment ‘Isn’t Working’
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Why The $100 Million Police Body Camera Experiment ‘Isn’t Working’ (fastcompany.com) Posted by EditorDavid on Sunday June 21, 2020 @07:34AM from the missed-in-Minneapolis dept. Slashdot reader tedlistens writes: Without cellphone video, George Floyd’s death might have been what the Minneapolis police initially described in a statement as simply a “medical incident during a police interaction.”…

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Chief Allan Adam arrest: Cameras not enough to solve RCMP systemic racism, experts say
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Dashcam footage of the RCMP’s arrest of Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation Chief Allan Adam in Alberta shows that capturing such incidents on camera isn’t enough to address issues of systemic racism in the policing of Indigenous communities in Canada, experts say.Chief Adam was arrested outside a casino in Fort McMurray, Alta., by RCMP officers early on…

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Apple teases new tracking protections and an approximate location feature in iOS 14
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At the Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday, Apple announced a range of new privacy features that will be bundled into iOS 14, including new protections against user tracking on apps and websites, as well as incremental updates to a range of pre-existing systems. One of the most significant changes is in how iOS 14 will…

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Watch a Livestream of the Summer Solstice at Stonehenge
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Photo: ShutterstockGetting to watch the sunrise at Stonehenge on the summer solstice is one of those things a lot of people probably want to do, but few get to experience. This year, that’s definitely true—even if you live in England—because there will not be an in-person event. And while nothing can replace the IRL experience,…

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