Police Unlock AI’s Potential to Monitor, Surveil and Solve Crimes

From Wall Street Journal. Law enforcement agencies like the New Orleans Police Department are adopting artificial-intelligence based systems to analyze surveillance footage. WSJ’s Jason Bellini gets a demonstration of the tracking technology and hears why some think it’s a game changer, while for others it’s raising concerns around privacy and potential bias. Photo: Drew Evans/The…

Why You Can’t Win at Privacy Whac-A-Mole

From Wall Street Journal. Despite new initiatives from Google and Facebook, messing with privacy controls is like playing a carnival game. Knock out one way for advertisers to track you, and they quickly find another way to do it. WSJ’s Joanna Stern heads to Coney Island to explain. Photo: Kenny Wassus Don’t miss a WSJ…

Anti-EU Leaders’ New Strategy: Attack It From the Inside

From Wall Street Journal. Nationalist and far-right parties are growing in popularity across Europe. Their new strategy: Join forces to gain influence within Europe’s institutions. Photo: Getty Images Don’t miss a WSJ video, subscribe here: http://bit.ly/14Q81Xy More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Visit the WSJ Video Center: https://wsj.com/video On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/wsj/videos/ On…

How Smartphones Sabotage Your Brain’s Ability to Focus

From Wall Street Journal. Our phones give us instant gratification. But there’s a cost: loss of attention and productivity. WSJ’s Daniela Hernandez goes on a quest to understand the science of distractions and what you can do stay be more focused and productive. Photo/Illustration: Natalia V. Osipova/Drew Evans Don’t miss a WSJ video, subscribe here:…