Best of This Week in Startups: Week of August 24th, 2020

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Show Notes:
0:00 Jason on the current issues we are facing with facial recognition
1:56 Hoan Ton-That on how Clearview prevents abuse of their software
6:21 Why Tim Sweeney is a unique foe for Apple to deal with featuring Acquired’s David Rosenthal & Ben Gilbert
9:47 Cody Friesen on the possibility of terraforming desert land into rainforests with solar panels & hydro panels to create “resource UBI” for the world

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