Guardian: New AI can guess whether you’re gay or straight from a photograph

Fascinating study. The consequences of the technology are certainly foreboding. But it’s the fact that our sexual orientation can be deduced with high accuracy simply from our facial features that will deepen our understanding in the long run of what it is to be human. Of course the case is far from closed. For example, do those detectable features reflect our core sexuality, or do they affect the development of our sexuality? Or are these just two sides of the same coin?

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/sep/07/new-artificial-intelligence-can-tell-whether-youre-gay-or-straight-from-a-photograph

 

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