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This would be google glasses app that uses a combination
recognition, autofocus and autocontrast settings to smear
people's faces into the background, effectively eliminating
from the visual field. Imagine a world where all the white
||I suspect that this would be tricky to implement
in real-time, unless you wanted to tolerate a lot
||You'd also have to compensate for ambient
lighting, which is a lot more variable than we
realize (our eyes and brains accommodate a lot).
Even then, it would be difficult to reliably exclude
(for example) some skintones that you might want
to leave unaltered.
||Also, what happens to white folk who are wearing
sunglasses and have extensive facial hair? Clearly,
if anyone should be blurred, it would be someone
who affects to wear extensive facial
||Finally, would white people not be more (rather
than less) conspicuous if they appeared as torsos
surmounted by a diffuse glow?
||Good idea [+] but inadequately thought out [-] so
net [ ]. But then again, [-].
||oh [MaxB]- //inadequately thought out// is exactly what [jutta] calls *halfbaked*!!
||Similar prior art exists - Google Street View.
||Oh... I was hoping to find sunglasses shaped like
white people... kinda fat and uptight and unhealthy.