Facedetection

06.09.14
Facial recognition software helps convict a robber
06.09.14

Facial recognition software helps convict a robber

Watch Dogs' vision of a super-connected Chicago may be truer than you think. A local judge has con...

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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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03.06.14
Emotient's Google Glass app tells you how others are feeling
03.06.14

Emotient's Google Glass app tells you how others are feeling

It's not always easy to read someone's emotions -- and that's a problem for retailers, which can't...

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08.13.13
Insert Coin: the ixi-play robot owl monitors toddlers, helps them learn (video)
08.13.13

Insert Coin: the ixi-play robot owl monitors toddlers, helps them learn (video)

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit prod...

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04.23.13
Galaxy S 4, future Samsung devices to use DigitalOptics tech for face tracking (updated)
04.23.13

Galaxy S 4, future Samsung devices to use DigitalOptics tech for face tracking (updated)

When Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S 4 in March, there was a near-inescapable emphasis on face detec...

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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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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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07.31.12
Apple patents iOS 5's exposure metering based on face detection, keeps friends in full view
07.31.12

Apple patents iOS 5's exposure metering based on face detection, keeps friends in full view

Many photographers will tell you that their least favorite shooting situation involves a portrait...

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07.26.12
Second Story uses Kinect for augmented shopping, tells us how much that doggie is in the window (video)
07.26.12

Second Story uses Kinect for augmented shopping, tells us how much that doggie is in the window (video)

Second Story isn't content to leave window shoppers guessing at whether or not they can afford tha...

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