Face recognition

05.08.12
Wall-mounted interactive robot mimics emotions, follows you around, wants to be friends (video)
05.08.12

Wall-mounted interactive robot mimics emotions, follows you around, wants to be friends (video)

Not every robot is here to make our food, clean our floors or perform interstellar maintenance for...

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04.05.12
Webcam programmed to capture your face while playing Xbox: gauges your excitement, graphs ennui
04.05.12

Webcam programmed to capture your face while playing Xbox: gauges your excitement, graphs ennui

Sometimes, those Modern Warfare sessions really take their toll. Now, there is a way to measure th...

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03.29.12
Samsung tweaking Face Unlock to require blinking, smiling still optional
03.29.12

Samsung tweaking Face Unlock to require blinking, smiling still optional

Still paranoid about a friend sneaking past your four-dot-oh facial security and revealing all you...

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02.24.12
Face-recognizing billboard ad identifies gender: no boys allowed (video)
02.24.12

Face-recognizing billboard ad identifies gender: no boys allowed (video)

A new face recognition ad will only reveal its full contents to women. It uses a "high-definition"...

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02.03.12
Taking next-gen augmented reality for an ARM-powered walk around the block
02.03.12

Taking next-gen augmented reality for an ARM-powered walk around the block

We know what you're thinking, because we initially thought it too, but this isn't your average AR....

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12.29.11
How I Met Your Robot Mother: a Qbo 'First' (video)
12.29.11

How I Met Your Robot Mother: a Qbo 'First' (video)

Is consciousness programmable? Do robots feel? Would Kubrick have approved of Spielberg's handlin...

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12.29.11
Apple going after face detection patent on iOS
12.29.11

Apple going after face detection patent on iOS

Patently Apple has a report on Apple's latest just-revealed patent application for a system tha...

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12.29.11
Apple applies for facial recognition patent, wants to let iDevices get to know you better
12.29.11

Apple applies for facial recognition patent, wants to let iDevices get to know you better

Your momma always said your handsome mug would take you places. Now it might allow you to access...

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12.27.11
Kraft vending machine teases children with adult-only pudding dispenser (video)
12.27.11

Kraft vending machine teases children with adult-only pudding dispenser (video)

We've seen odd and law-swerving vending machines before, but none as meanspirited as Kraft's coll...

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