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.

 

Retail stores should make use of facial recognition, license plate readers with surveillance systems

New facial recognition-based surveillance systems can provide retailers with crucial business intelligence to improve their overall operations and bottom line,…

 

ATM banking with facial recognition debuts in China

China’s Tsinghua University and Hangzhou-based Tzekwan Technology have designed and developed the world’s first ATM that features an embedded facial…

 

Biometrics for banking, law enforcement, intelligence community most popular this week

Here’s a recap of the most popular biometrics industry news that appeared on BiometricUpdate.com this past week. Fingerprints This week…

 

Customs’ facial recognition technology trial raises privacy concerns

The Department of Homeland Security confirmed that U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents will test facial recognition technology over the…

 

NEC to install facial recognition surveillance system at Indonesian shopping mall

NEC Corporation announced it has secured a contract from shopping mall developer PT AEON Mall Sinar Mas Land (AMSL) Indonesia…

 

Interpol calls on APAC authorities to make greater use of biometrics to identify terrorists

Interpol has called on Asia Pacific authorities to more effectively use biometrics in an effort to identify members of dangerous…

 

Mitek acquires face recognition firm IDchecker for up to $10.6M

Mitek announced it is acquiring Dutch cloud-based identity document verification and facial recognition tools provider IDchecker for up to $10.6…

 

Scottish Police admit to using facial recognition software, maintaining image database

Police Scotland has admitted to using face recognition technology to identify individuals captured on CCTV cameras and from other sources,…

 

China’s Central Bank puts restrictions on using biometrics for identity verification

China’s Central Bank has implemented a new policy that will prevent banks from verifying the identities of new customers using…

 

Biometrics for government agencies, face and voice hit big this week

Here’s a recap of the most popular biometrics industry news articles from BiometricUpdate.com this past week. Government contracts There were…

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