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.

 

Analyst says 2021 iPhones to feature in-display fingerprint biometrics and Face ID

Touch ID fingerprint recognition will be returning to iPhones in under-display form in 2021, joining Face ID as native biometrics…

 

Optical sensor makers ride facial recognition and photography demand as smartphone sales sag

Companies making sensors for smartphone cameras and biometric facial recognition systems are preparing for a mini boom, even as the…

 

Top ranking again for Camvi’s facial biometric algorithm in NIST FRVT

Camvi Technologies reports that its biometric recognition technology was ranked first in accuracy for Mugshot Photos in the most recent…

 

Veri5Digital raises $2 million to ramp up Aadhaar biometric services and international presence

Biometric identity verification startup Veri5Digital has raised $2 million in a Series A funding round to scale its identity solutions…

 

Cambridge moves forward with biometric facial recognition ban as police refine uses

The city council of Cambridge, Massachusetts has approved a bill prohibiting the use of biometric facial recognition by local government…

 

Argentina hot for FacePhi biometrics as Banco del Sol deploys SelphID

FacePhi continues to expand its presence in Argentina with this week’s announcement that Banco del Sol will deploy its SelphID…

 

Yoti to expand global biometrics business after $10M investment at over $100M valuation

Yoti has raised £8.7 million (US$10.6 million) in new equity investment, according to EU Startups, and intends to use the…

 

Trueface raises $3.7M to grow real-time facial biometrics business

Trueface has raised $3.7 million to scale its team and grow partnerships and market share for its real-time biometric facial…

 

AnyVision facial recognition deployment controversy pulls in Microsoft

Microsoft is receiving criticism for its involvement in biometric facial recognition, due to its investment in Israeli company AnyVision, Forbes…

 

Researchers develop image-enhancement technology for facial biometrics in dark and over distance

Researchers with the Science and Technology division (DST) of Australia’s Department of Defense have developed thermal technology to enhance biometric…

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