Sunday, April 29, 2012

Facial recognition

  • A new app called FaceVault brings facial recognition and pattern-based unlocking to iOS.
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  • In the iPhone/iPad game NoseBall the users face transforms into a real time controller, as the user battles gravity and the insatiable need for balls to bounce.
  • (YAHOO!)
  • We have decided to use facial recognition software in these CCTV cameras as it would be a difficult and tedious process to keep a watch on those who visits CIDCO regularly with just manual supervision," said a CIDCO official, who requested anonymity.
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  • Web users have become used to the idea that most of what they read online—whether its Facebook comments or personal e-mails—is scanned by software that tries to serve up relevant ads.
  • (MIT Technology Review)
  • FaceStation is an IP based biometric access control terminal featuring facial recognition technology which identifies individuals from their facial image features.
  • (JCN Newswire)
  • Airports, railway stations and transport hubs were among the first public places to introduce such technologies. The facial recognition system was also widely used at stadiums during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, police said.
  • (People's Daily Online)
  • Using a numeric or alphanumeric passcode is one option. Some devices support unlocking with a swipe pattern, or even using facial recognition.
  • (PC Magazine)
  • And last month, police in New York used a photo from Facebook in combination with their own photo files and facial recognition software to arrest a man for attempted murder.
  • (The Guardian)
  • View will also earmark funds towards enhancing the Secure Scan portal with Facial Recognition Technology and expanding its sales and marketing operations.
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