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.

 

SenseTime forecasts facial recognition revenue increase despite U.S. ban

Despite being included on the U.S. Government’s Entity List alongside 27 other tech companies, SenseTime is rumored to register some…

 

Surveillance cameras to reach 1 billion by 2021 as face biometrics for police, schools, retail roll out

There will be one billion surveillance cameras in operation around the world by 2021, up nearly 30 percent from 770…

 

U.S. presidential Democratic candidates fear facial recognition, push for strict regulation

Facial recognition technology is a hot topic around every corner, with debates ranging from concerns about racial bias and disparity,…

 

Facebook files biometric privacy suit appeal with Federal Supreme Court as Walmart tries novel defence

Facebook has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court over the issue of “standing” in the class-action suit against it under Illinois’…

 

AU10TIX gets $20M investment to sustain biometric and ID verification market growth

AU10TIX has received a $20 million investment from Venture Growth-equity Fund OAK HC/FT, after already securing $60 million from TPG…

 

Facial recognition avoided by Spanish smart city project, planned in Dominican, Indonesia, Brazil

Police in Marbella, Spain are using computer vision analysis of gait, clothes gender, and hair color, but not biometric facial…

 

Synectics integrates digital identity verification tech from Yoti to fight fraud, improve customer onboarding

Synectics Solutions has entered a strategic partnership with Yoti to integrate its biometric digital identity verification technology Doc Scan to…

 

Apple granted patent for biometric 3D Face ID system with eye tracking

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted Apple 59 new patents including one of a biometric 3D Face ID…

 

Distributor agreement, $11M funding, and new vending machines for retail biometrics announced

A distribution agreement with Facewatch brings facial recognition to UK CCTV camera and components distributor DVS’ installer and reseller network…

 

Financials launch biometric and digital ID tech from Signicat, Keesing, Fortress Identity, FacePhi

The bank account verification service offered by SurePay has been integrated with Signicat’s Digital Identity Platform to allow financial institutions…

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