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.

 

Rank One facial recognition algorithm scores high accuracy in DHS Biometric Technology Rally

Rank One Computing has announced its biometric facial recognition algorithm scored among the companies with the highest overall accuracy among…

 

Idemia says NYPD bomb scare suspect ID shows facial recognition best practices

Facial recognition enabled New York Police to quickly identify a man who allegedly placed rice cookers initially suspected of being…

 

Megvii commits to guard against weaponization of facial recognition technology

As controversial debates and protests against the ethical use of facial recognition technology in daily operations increase around the world,…

 

ID R&D passive biometric liveness implemented for major telecom provider in Southeast Asia

ID R&D has announced a new partnership with software provider Innov8tif, which has integrated IDLive Face into its EMAS eKYC…

 

IDrive releases biometric facial recognition API for businesses and developers

Online cloud storage and backup company, IDrive, has launched IDrive Face, a face recognition API for businesses and developers that…

 

Megvii to file for Hong Kong IPO despite protests and facial recognition controversy

Biometrics unicorn and Face++ maker Megvii is about to file for its initial public offering on the Hong Kong Stock…

 

Facial recognition solutions from SenseTime, Google, and others offered for diverse applications

Biometric facial recognition is being deployed to a new group of devices, customers, and software solutions with use cases ranging…

 

U.S. House Committee in talks to restrict federal funding for facial biometrics

The U.S. House Oversight Committee is considering placing a moratorium on funding for any new or expanded use of biometric…

 

Onfido joins sandbox as Veriff’s biometrics deployed to verify Blockchain users

Cryptocurrency product provider Blockchain has selected Estonian startup Veriff to perform online identity verification services with its facial and behavioral…

 

Facial recognition for Australian airports arrivals in doubt with Idemia $30M gate refurbishing deal

Plans to use biometric facial recognition at the arrival gates of Australian airports are now up in the air as…

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