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.


Google rules out facial recognition for Google Glass

Google has officially said that it will not add facial recognition features to Google Glass, following both interest and concern…


Human Recognition Systems deploys facial recognition system at Edinburgh Airport

Human Recognition Systems has deployed its MFlow Journey facial recognition system at the Edinburgh Airport. The new system, set to…


Global facial recognition market estimated to grow to $6.5 billion by 2018: report

The global facial recognition market is estimated to grow from $1.92 billion in 2013 to $6.5 billion in 2018, at…


Lambda Labs set to launch facial recognition API for Google Glass

TechCrunch is reporting that Lambda Labs, a San Francisco startup, is preparing to release a facial recognition API for developers working…


Digital Signal Corporation gets $50 million in funding

Facial recognition and identity management supplier, Digital Signal Corporation (DSC) has secured $50 million in funding from Technology Control Corporation (TCC)….


MorphoTrust USA publishes infographic to shed light on facial recognition for law enforcement

MorphoTrust USA has just published a new infographic outlining how facial recognition technology helps law enforcement agencies bring criminals to justice,…


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Biometric technologies use physical characteristics, such as voice tone or hand shape, to identify people automatically. Behaviors, such as handwriting…


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Biometric middleware is authentication software that enables various biometric devices and technologies and allows the match or no—match decisions made…


Explainer: Face Recognition

Humans often use faces to recognize individuals and advancements in computing capability over the past few decades now enable similar…


Explainer: Verification vs. Identification Systems

Biometrics are used for different purposes, but they are generally part of either a verification system or an identification system….

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