Facerecognition

06.01.14
The NSA has collected 'millions' of faces from the web
06.01.14

The NSA has collected 'millions' of faces from the web

The NSA isn't just interested in pure communications intelligence like call records; it wants to l...

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03.18.14
Facebook's face-recognition tech is almost as good at Stallone-spotting as you are
03.18.14

Facebook's face-recognition tech is almost as good at Stallone-spotting as you are

Facebook's long been interested in facial recognition, as the photo tag-suggestion feature that di...

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11.15.12
Apple applies for patent that scales content to match face distance, save us from squinting
11.15.12

Apple applies for patent that scales content to match face distance, save us from squinting

Most software has to be designed around a presumed viewing distance, whether it's up close for a s...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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