Face recognition

09.02.14
Facebook said to bring back some face-recognition features in the EU
09.02.14

Facebook said to bring back some face-recognition features in the EU

In the past, European data authorities haven't been very receptive of Facebook's facial-recognitio...

By E. Alvarez,   09.02.14
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07.16.14
UK police begin trialling the world's fastest face recognition tech
07.16.14

UK police begin trialling the world's fastest face recognition tech

With more than six million CCTV cameras in operation, Britain is the most watched country in the w...

By M. Brian,   07.16.14
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10.12.12
Apple files patent application for fingerprint sensor that can be transparent or opaque
10.12.12

Apple files patent application for fingerprint sensor that can be transparent or opaque

While Apple has flirted with biometric-based patents before, we've yet to see them implemented in...

By N. Lee,   10.12.12
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10.03.12
Googlerola buys Viewdle, ups Android's augmented reality and face recognition game
10.03.12

Googlerola buys Viewdle, ups Android's augmented reality and face recognition game

From existing tech like Face Unlock and Google Goggles to patent filings and Project Glass, it's c...

By M. Gorman,   10.03.12
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08.29.12
Fujitsu outs Esprimo X all-in-one at IFA 2012: Windows 8, adjustable display, Intel vPro Core CPUs
08.29.12

Fujitsu outs Esprimo X all-in-one at IFA 2012: Windows 8, adjustable display, Intel vPro Core CPUs

Fujitsu's keeping its IFA 2012 presence relatively low-key, holding off on any new major tablet or...

By J. Volpe,   08.29.12
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08.07.12
Sony takes SOEmote live for EverQuest II, lets gamers show their true CG selves (video)
08.07.12

Sony takes SOEmote live for EverQuest II, lets gamers show their true CG selves (video)

We had a fun time trying Sony's SOEmote expression capture tech at E3; now everyone can try it. As...

By J. Fingas,   08.07.12
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07.18.12
YouTube add face blur tech to its videos, creates anonymous copies of your clips
07.18.12

YouTube add face blur tech to its videos, creates anonymous copies of your clips

YouTube has added another feature to its enhancements tool, allowing you to automate the process o...

By M. Smith,   07.18.12
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07.09.12
Face.com kills developer APIs and Klik app three weeks after Facebook acquisition
07.09.12

Face.com kills developer APIs and Klik app three weeks after Facebook acquisition

A ripple went through Face.com's developer community three weeks ago when the company was acquired...

By S. Dent,   07.09.12
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07.03.12
Google patent filing would identify faces in videos, spot the You in YouTube
07.03.12

Google patent filing would identify faces in videos, spot the You in YouTube

Face detection is a common sight in still photography, but it's a rarity in video outside of certa...

By J. Fingas,   07.03.12
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