Situational awareness: Elon Musk is considering taking Tesla private, tweeting this afternoon that he's got the funding to buy the company at $420 a share (roughly $85 billion).
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Your face is increasingly serving as your password, whether for boarding on some international flights, clearing a security line for an entertainment event or opening your iPhone X.
Why it matters: The privacy tradeoffs for this added convenience and security will be a major issue for companies and governments.
What they're saying:
The big picture: This goose is somewhat cooked. Something like half of Americans adults are in police facial recognition databases, a Georgetown study estimated in 2016.
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Crystal Easter comforts her dogs as they flee a wildfire in California. This is her second evacuation this year.
Hilary Swank and Jared Leto, who have portrayed transgender characters. (AP Photo)
"When actress Scarlett Johansson reversed course recently and canceled plans to play a transgender man in the film 'Rub & Tug,' transgender actors like Scott Turner Schofield were gratified — and pleasantly surprised," the AP's Jocelyn Noveck reports.