A good tech development in image processing but is it really good for those who like a unique fashion? Is it really necessary to be so nosy as to what exact piece of gear another person has?
If someone has a flair for a unique style and really lives it, and unwashed others are free to identify and source the elements of it, then the poser /poseur can not be distinguished from the hipster! Will the real hipster please stand up?
Big brother can, I am led to suppose by this article, likewise record the types and models of one's personal gear and garb. Are the black sneakers 'airwalk' or 'vans'? Which sort is preferred of the Basque or the local Communists? Which group's females prefer their purses with red bottle caps over green? The surveillace and categorization is possible.