Samsung currently offers eye scans, facial recognition, fingerprint identification, pattern and PIN codes as security measures.
SenseTime provides applications for facial recognition, video analysis and other areas including autonomous driving.
The 3D sensor is expected to allow for more advanced augmented reality (AR) experiences on future devices.
Apple iPhone X's Face ID to make facial recognition feature more mainstream, but might also raise various privacy issues
A move likely to bring facial recognition to the masses on the iPhone X , brings concerns over how the technology may be used for nefarious purposes.
The iPhone X, which marks the 10th anniversary of the device, will be launched in India on 3 November and will cost the users Rs 89,000 (64 GB model).
The court had observed that crowded places were often used by child traffickers to kidnap children and that the kids were vulnerable at the railway stations.
To make sure no one else steps in to run your computer, the system uses low-level Doppler radar to measure your heart, and then continually monitors it.
Nest Labs is adding Google's facial recognition technology to a camera-equipped doorbell and rolling out a security system.
Apple did not introduce facial recognition in a smartphone, but going by its forte for introducing future-ready features, this could be just the start.
The delay in shipping of the iPhone X could hurt Apple’s seasonally-strong fiscal first quarter as orders get pushed to the following quarter.
Alibaba has introduced a facial recognition service called "Smile to Pay" in China that is aligned for use with Alipay online payment and Alipay Wallet.
German Minister defends controversial surveillance pilot project that uses facial recognition technology
German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere defended a controversial surveillance pilot project on Thursday which uses new facial recognition technology.
Apple could be testing a 3D facial recognition technology, which could replace Touch ID for unlocking the much anticipated iPhone 8.
Air travellers express satisfaction with biometric technologies for identification at airports in survey
Fifty-seven percent of the surveyed people said they would prefer biometrics to a boarding pass or a passport for their next trip.
Chinese education authorities have gone high-tech to catch cheaters as millions of high-school students take the annual university entrance exam.
Apple and LG Innotek partnered last year when the iPhone 7 and and iPhone 7 Plus were launched.
But in a latest video released by iDeviceHelp, facial recognition may not really be a safe method to log in.
Researchers have successfully used a facial recognition software to diagnose a rare, genetic disease that mainly affects children of African, Asian and Latin American descent, paving the way for physicians to diagnose the disease by snapping a photo.
KGI Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who is known for his predictions, released another interesting research report, and as always it gives Apple iPhone fans plenty to ponder over.
A research note distributed to clients by Cowen and Company gives out plenty of details about the upcoming Apple iPhone, along with something new in the form of facial/gesture recognition.