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.

 

Seattle port authority votes to work with CBP on biometric exit at Seattle airport

The Port of Seattle Commission has voted to work with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on the implementation of…

 

Herta upgrades biometric facial recognition to work with facemasks

Herta has upgraded its facial recognition algorithm to identify people wearing masks, the company announced in response to the global…

 

India set to stand up world’s largest government facial recognition database for police use

India’s central government approved the deployment of its Automated Facial Recognition System (AFRS) across the nation beginning early next year,…

 

Passive biometric facial liveness from ID R&D implemented by Zenoo to boost onboarding conversions

Passive facial biometric liveness detection technology from ID R&D has been implemented by digital onboarding innovator Zenoo to strengthen security…

 

Advisory board in Hong Kong tells Beijing to back off cameras in smart lamp posts

In an illustration — perhaps unique — of how critical trust is to new communications technology, an advisory committee in…

 

TMB, KBank ready with facial recognition for e-KYC platforms

Digital banking platform Me by TMB and KBank in Thailand are each releasing new biometric services for opening savings accounts…

 

Hikvision shows off 900K-square-foot facility for manufacturing biometric surveillance cameras in India

Hikvision’s India subsidiary has opened a manufacturing facility in the country, with facial biometrics surveillance cameras being built by more…

 

Clearview AI sought every US mugshot from past 15 years, Vermont sues over web-scraping

Clearview AI has sought every mugshot from across America to augment the billions of images it scraped from social media…

 

Biometric vending machines draw $20M investment as retail app launches facial recognition

Age restricted purchase protections appear to be a growing use-case for facial biometrics, judging by a funding announcement and an…

 

Can businesses be trusted with their hands in the public biometrics cookie jar?

Is it ethical for police to work with commercial entities to create live facial recognition systems? It is a question…

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