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Someone reading what's on your screen? Lenovo's privacy checker knows


  • Tech News
  • Saturday, 12 Jan 2019

Nervous about other people looking at what's on your smartphone screen? Lenovo's new AI software can tell when someone's snooping behind you. — dpa

Nervous about other people looking at what's on your smartphone screen? Lenovo's new AI software can tell when someone's snooping behind you. — dpa

We've all experienced that uncomfortable feeling you get when you realise someone has been standing behind you, watching what you're up to on the computer – and you're not quite sure how long they've been there.

Lenovo has come up with a way to stop that from happening: a smart assistant that uses your device's cameras, microphones and artificial intelligence software to detect when someone is standing behind you, or when you've left the device unattended.

   

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