Facial Recognition

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This facial recognition tool tracks targets on social media, and it sounds fishy
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This facial recognition tool tracks targets on social media, and it sounds fishy

Social Mapper uses facial recognition to track subjects across various social media.

Google Glass could help kids with autism better understand faces & emotions
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Google Glass could help kids with autism better understand faces & emotions

Assessments show better social interaction, initiation and emotion recognition in kids with autism

As use of facial recognition by law enforcement grows, so do privacy fears
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As use of facial recognition by law enforcement grows, so do privacy fears

Facial recognition is playing a bigger role in law enforcement and border security around the world.

Microsoft enhances face recognition tools to better identify skin tones, gender
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Microsoft enhances face recognition tools to better identify skin tones, gender

Microsoft's new updates reduced the error rates for men and women with darker skin by 20 times.

Vivo’s 3D face unlock tech will be able to authenticate users upto 3 metres away
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Vivo’s 3D face unlock tech will be able to authenticate users upto 3 metres away

With face recognition conquered, Vivo is looking to do full body scans for its beautification AI.

Amazon's controversial facial 'Rekognition' tech gets dropped by Orlando Police
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Amazon's controversial facial 'Rekognition' tech gets dropped by Orlando Police

Rekognition may have been booted out of Orlando, but the program could restart in future.

Xiaomi's Mi Pad 4 to come with AI face unlock technology and launches on 25 June
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Xiaomi's Mi Pad 4 to come with AI face unlock technology and launches on 25 June

Mi Pad 4 users will able to unlock their Xiaomi tablets by just simply looking at the screen.

UIDAI has delayed its face recognition facility for Aadhaar verification until 1 August to 'prepare' for a smooth roll-out
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UIDAI has delayed its face recognition facility for Aadhaar verification until 1 August to 'prepare' for a smooth roll-out

UIDAI requires some more time to prepare for the roll-out of the new facial recognition facility which was earlier planned to be introduced from July 1.

Surveillance companies are harvesting Facebook photos to create a huge facial recognition database: Report
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Surveillance companies are harvesting Facebook photos to create a huge facial recognition database: Report

A secretive surveillance company founded by an ex-Israeli intelligence officer has been building a database of Facebook photos for over five years.

Snapchat finally releases three special Lenses showcased at Apple iPhone X launch
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Snapchat finally releases three special Lenses showcased at Apple iPhone X launch

The new lenses released by Snapchat include a Mardi-Gras mask, a Day of the Dead skull, and a gold-plated eye cover.

Aadhaar security lapse could allow major chunk of information to be stolen, says data security expert
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Aadhaar security lapse could allow major chunk of information to be stolen, says data security expert

"The UIDAI’s response, when we approached them a month ahead of the story, notifying them of the vulnerable endpoint, was to do nothing."

Samsung working on an Apple iPhone X-like 3D facial recognition feature for upcoming Galaxy S10
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Samsung working on an Apple iPhone X-like 3D facial recognition feature for upcoming Galaxy S10

Mantis Vision that provides 3D camera features to mobile phones is developing a 3D camera solution for the Samsung Galaxy S10.

Increasing the usage of facial recognition on social media sites must be bound by proper laws to maintain user data and privacy
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Increasing the usage of facial recognition on social media sites must be bound by proper laws to maintain user data and privacy

Privacy advocates have expressed concerns that the tagged images of users have provided Facebook with a voluminous database of faces and personal data.

An Israeli startup is focusing on how to evade facial recognition systems to increase privacy
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An Israeli startup is focusing on how to evade facial recognition systems to increase privacy

D-ID’s solution is a system of digital alchemy that subtly alters stored pictures, enough to escape detection by facial recognition algorithms.

Chinese police are tracking citizens using facial-recognition supporting sunglasses
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Chinese police are tracking citizens using facial-recognition supporting sunglasses

The police have been successful in compromising around seven suspects who were wanted in major cases ranging from hit-and-run to human trafficking.

One billion smartphones to have facial recognition as the standard authentication method by 2020: Report
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One billion smartphones to have facial recognition as the standard authentication method by 2020: Report

Counterpoint's Component Tracker estimated that more than a billion smartphones sporting fingerprint sensors will be shipped in 2018.

New Honor 7X OTA update brings facial recognition, AR lenses and more
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New Honor 7X OTA update brings facial recognition, AR lenses and more

The Honor 7X was launched in India back in December and its high-end specifications at a reasonable price made it quite popular.

Facebook to use facial recognition technology to alert users if their photos are uploaded on the platform
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Facebook to use facial recognition technology to alert users if their photos are uploaded on the platform

Facial recognition technology has been a part of Facebook since at least 2010, when the it began offering suggestions for whom to tag in a photo.

Alibaba intends to open car vending machines in China by january 2018: Report
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Alibaba intends to open car vending machines in China by january 2018: Report

As mad as it sounds, China’s Alibaba has decided open car vending machines in Shanghai and Nanjing by January 2018.