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.

 

NYPD’s new facial recognition policy sparks immediate calls for a ban

The New York City Police Department’s (NYPD’s) new policy for use of biometric facial recognition technology immediately fueled a storm…

 

Motorola Solutions adds privacy controls to biometric video management software

Motorola Solutions has upgraded the capabilities of its facial recognition video security and analytics product Avigilon Control Center (ACC) 7.6…

 

UK government and universities work with Chinese state institutions to advance face biometrics

A publicly-funded facial recognition research project that includes the UK Home Office and Scotland Yard does work paid for in…

 

California residents file class action against Clearview AI biometric data collection citing CCPA

Last month, Clearview AI was taken to court in California with a punitive class action by two residents from California…

 

Malaysia Commissioner wants facial biometrics security in Personal Data Protection Act

Clear policy is needed in Malaysia on endpoint security to reduce the risk of breaches of facial biometrics and other…

 

Movements build to ban secret use of facial recognition

State governments at opposite ends of the nation appear ready to place more controls on the use of facial recognition…

 

Astra, NTT East bring biometric business intelligence solution for SMBs to Japan

Building on a three-year old partnership with NTT East, Taiwanese startup Astra has introduced its biometric facial recognition technology to…

 

Vintra claims success tackling bias in AI facial recognition

Working to end racial and ethnic bias in artificial intelligence (AI)-based biometric facial recognition, Vintra, a provider of AI-powered video…

 

TrueFace jumps into top ten in genuine face biometric template matching time in latest NIST testing

The speed of TrueFace’s algorithm for face biometrics is shown by the latest Facial Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT) results from…

 

UK commission wants delay of automated facial recognition, predictive algorithms in policing

The UK’s Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has requested a suspension of the use of biometric automated facial recognition…

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