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Facial Recognition

A facial recognition system is a computer application for automatically identifying or verifying a person from a two- or three-dimensional digital image or a frame from a video source. It is typically used in security systems alone or in combination with other factors. Can also be used to perform liveness detection. Find facial recognition solutions here.

 

Facial recognition technology could be used to help find missing children and identify genetic disorders

Researchers at the University of Central Florida (UCF) have developed a facial recognition tool that they say can be used…

 

Top biometrics news stories, week of June 29

Biometrics Week in Review: fingerprint payment systems, voice biometrics for telephone banking, biometrics at U.S. border, IBIA “best practices” document,…

 

Alternet to integrate BIOMETRY’s facial and voice recognition ID into payment system

Enterprise accelerator company Alternet Systems has partnered with mobile devices-focused biometric authentication company BIOMETRY to launch its new facial and voice recognition…

 

Chinese University researchers achieve 99.15% facial recognition accuracy

A team of researchers from the Chinese University of Hong Kong has reportedly achieved an accuracy rate of 99.15% with…

 

Hoyos Labs gets Frost & Sullivan award for mobile biometric app, HoyosID

Hoyos Labs has just announced that it has won a 2014 Frost & Sullivan’s 2014 North American Customer Value Leadership Award…

 

Civil liberties groups reject IBIA biometric “best practices” recommendations

The International Biometrics and Identification Association (IBIA) recently issued a “best practices” document listing numerous recommendations on how to best…

 

Match.com taps facial recognition to find users dates that look like their exes

Subscribers of dating site Match.com will soon be able to upgrade to a premium service that uses facial recognition technology to…

 

São Paulo International Airport to deploy Vision-Box eGates

São Paulo International Airport is set to deploy automated biometric border control technology from Vision-Box. Specifically, the airport is currently testing…

 

Demand from govt, finance promoting growth in facial recognition market: report

Market research report distributor Reportstack announced on Monday it has published a new research paper called Demand From Government, Finance…

 

Top biometrics news stories, week of June 15

Biometrics Week in Review: Aadhaar issues, Nigeria sets guidelines for biometric databases, NSA comments on using facial recognition on American`s,…

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