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Big Brother Goes Bar-Hopping

dizzyrooster.jpgWho doesn't like a little paranoia of a Thursday morning? Certainly blogger RL "Scrumptious Chef" Reeves, Jr. is a fan: he's gotten on this SceneTap kick, critiquing the app for its facial detection software, currently in use in Austin in a handful of nondescript college bars. Basically, the app transfers information gathered from cameras placed in bars, which is parsed to detect the age and gender of patrons, to smartphone users looking for a place to score (or not). Reeves calls the prospect "bone chilling." [ScrumptiousChef]