Facial Recognition

A facial recognition system is a computer application for automatically identifying or verifying a person from a digital image or a video frame from a video source. It is typically used in security systems and can be compared to other biometrics such as fingerprint or eye / iris recognition systems. Find facial recognition solutions here.

The EU’s GDPR imposed strict regulations to protect individuals and their data, with companies otherwise facing hefty fines. However, if…

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IEEE takes on biometric standards for facial recognition to avoid social harms

The IEEE is working on creating standards for biometric facial recognition to address social concerns related to the technology with…

 

FacePhi secures €4M to provide biometrics to global fintech markets

FacePhi has secured €4 million (US$4.4 million) in funding from Swiss investment company Nice&Green to boost adoption of the company’s…

 

Rank One CEO to discuss face recognition algorithm accuracy in IEEE keynote

Brendan Klare, Ph.D., co-founder and CEO of Rank One Computing, will be a keynote speaker at the 10th IEEE International…

 

Collins Aerospace’s SelfPass facial biometric solution launches at Las Vegas airport

Collins Aerospace’s SelfPass biometric solution is to be deployed at Las Vegas’ McCarran Airport to deliver a seamless journey experience…

 

Chamber of Commerce urges dismissal of biometric privacy suit against Facebook

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and others have stepped up in support of Facebook’s attempt to have a class action…

 

Sumsub biometrics secure Blackmoon cryptocurrency exchange environment

AI-based AML and KYC provider Sumsub has partnered with Blackmoon to ensure AI-based compliance with FATF guidelines for a secure…

 

India extends deadline for facial biometrics bids as systems around the world seek clarity

India’s National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) has extended the deadline for bids on participation in its centralized automatic facial recognition…

 

Osram Opto launches compact IR sensors for 2D facial recognition in smart watches

Osram Opto Semiconductors has launched a pair of new infra-red biometric components with a compact form factor to provide 2D…

 

Trulioo raises over $50M in funding to fuel growth and international hiring

Canadian biometrics company Trulioo has raised C$70 million (approximately US$52.7 million) in new funding, including a $60 million ($45.2 million)…

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