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.

 

Spain’s Ministry of Security to implement biometric border control management system

Spain’s Ministry of Security has posted a public tender contract for the supply and installation of a new biometric border…

 

Neurotechnology releases new biometric video surveillance SDK

Neurotechnology announced it has released VeriLook Surveillance 3.0 software development kit, which provides real-time biometric face identification using live video…

 

Biometric Update: most popular news for week ending October 19

Here’s a recap of most popular and noteworthy biometrics industry news that appeared on BiometricUpdate.com this past week. Biometrics Week…

 

Australia’s national security committee puts a halt to customs’ biometric collection plans

Australia’s Immigration Department wants to collect and store photographs of millions of Australian citizens under the government’s counterterrorism laws, which…

 

Financial institutions are embracing biometrics … but with due caution

More than 25 banks are registered to attend an upcoming seminar discussing biometric technology and implementations in the European financial…

 

Alipay turns to facial and fingerprint recognition for secure payments

Chinese electronic payment service, Alipay, is turning to biometric identification technologies to protect users from fraud, hacking, identify theft and…

 

Aurora releases new version of infrared passport verification software

Aurora announced it has released version 14.10.09 (codename Inara) of its infrared passport verification software, which is able to reduce…

 

Smart Vend Solutions to distribute Rheavendors facial recognition vending machines in UK

Smart Vend Solutions announced it will distribute Rheavendors’ facial recognition-enabled vending machines throughout the UK. Part of the Stanco Services…

 

Fusion Intelligence Center implements Tygart facial recognition software

The Fusion Intelligence Center in Charleston, West Virginia has implemented Tygart Technology’s facial recognition software, according to a report by…

 

Biometrics could be the future of U.S. Customs and Border Protection traveller screening

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is beginning to see some results from its technology-driven mission to make international customs…

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