Flickr photos can predict people's movements ...

MICHAEL ARCHAMBAULT, PETAPIXEL:

"Before you head out for your next vacation, you may want to consider what your photos on Flickr reveal about your travel plans. A new study published in the Royal Society Open Science journal used machine learning algorithms to model the mobility of individuals.

"By analyzing the embedded timestamp and geographic information within photographs, the researchers were able to accurately predict where a person is most likely currently located and where they may be headed in the future."

This is quite fascinating. Read more, here.