Machine translation continues to make strides forward. Facial recognition, on the other hand, has entered the twilight zone.
Moving to a push rather than a pull mentality simply means that we now have the technology to tag, manage, and interpret information automatically and near instantly—automatically pushing the right information to the right person (or application) at the right time.
Connecting the seeker to the information she seeks is not a new problem. Interaction design has been a stumbling block since the age of the card catalog.
We'll focus on the information processing and decision-making aspects of policing.