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Facial Recognition

A facial recognition system is a computer application for automatically identifying or verifying a person from a two- or three-dimensional digital image or a frame from a video source. It is typically used in security systems alone or in combination with other factors. Can also be used to perform liveness detection. Find facial recognition solutions here.

 

Rank One face biometric accuracy leaps in latest NIST benchmarking

Rank One Computing has reported a 30 to 40 percent leap in accuracy in the latest NIST FRVT ongoing benchmarking,…

 

New paper explores facial recognition biases beyond demographics

The well-reported biases surrounding skin tone and sex are not the only biases held by facial recognition systems, finds a new…

 

UK panel sketches the reach of ethnicity recognition systems across China

The scale of systems behind China’s alleged persecution of minorities — chiefly Uyghurs — continue to beggar the imagination. The…

 

Alcatraz AI promotes touchless biometric authentication with free trial

Alcatraz AI has announced a new initiative focusing on the delivery of face biometrics-based touchless authentication solutions to support firms…

 

NtechLab contracted by Indian Railways to deploy facial recognition at 30 stations

India’s newest railway facial recognition surveillance project is underway, with a contract to deploy the technology to 30 stations, though…

 

PopID and Bobacino to deliver face biometrics payments to robot baristas

PopID has entered a new facial recognition payment partnership with Bobacino, a startup specializing in automated bars using robotic technologies…

 

Will Washington-Beijing competition entice biometrics unicorns home?

Maybe China’s authoritarian government is giving ground on foreign investment in domestic companies. Or maybe market economics is again pushing…

 

Brahmarsk launches face biometrics API tolerant of pandemic-related occlusions

Brahmarsk, an information and technology solutions company serving security purposes, has announced the unveiling of TrustIDConnect, an API that facilitates…

 

Facial recognition forecast at $8.5B in 2025, biometric payment cards breaking out

Signs of market strength for biometric payment cards and facial recognition are prominent among the week’s most-read articles on Biometric…

 

White House wants nominees for AI and facial recognition committees

NIST is looking for people to sit on a pair of new AI advisory committees. Those selected to serve will…

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