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Facial recognition deployed for G20 immigration control, security in Bali

Facial recognition technology has been deployed to help ensure the safety of world leaders attending the G20 Summit in Bali,…

Jul 25, 2022

China’s facial recognition ‘dragons’ dealing with potential habitat loss, competition

The growth of smart electric vehicles and influx of money from its Hong Kong stock launch will see SenseTime through…

Jul 13, 2022

SenseTime researcher presents progress on AI syncing faces with audio

The digital manipulation of faces can be used to spoof biometric systems or sow misinformation, but technology to coordinate face…

Jul 8, 2022

SoftBank-owned JCV offers SenseTime face biometrics for payments to Visa, Mastercard

SoftBank-owned firm Japan Computer Vision Corp (JCV) is offering its face biometric technologies for authenticating payment, backed by SenseTime, to…

Jun 30, 2022

Steep drop in SenseTime stock appears to reflect financial, not facial recognition market

Shares in SenseTime plunged to half their previous price after a lock-in period for pre-IPO investors ended, allowing them to…

Mar 2, 2022

SenseTime unveils open source computer vision platform

Facial recognition and AI firm SenseTime partners with the Shanghai Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and Shanghai…

Jan 27, 2022

SenseTime opens massive AI data center, aligns with Beijing’s vision

SenseTime says its new Artificial Intelligence Data Center in Shanghai has commenced operations, significantly boosting its processing output. While the…

Jan 11, 2022

It sounds like the US has Hikvision’s attention

In a surprising move, a Chinese maker of video and biometric surveillance systems and under sanction by the U.S. government…

Jan 3, 2022

Facial recognition heat check: SenseTime share price defies market gravity

The early post-IPO returns for Chinese facial recognition giant SenseTime have been positive, with share prices raising above HK$7.70 (US$0.99) each…

Dec 22, 2021

Frictionless retail projects with facial recognition from SenseTime, Popcom, Solmate ramp up

A number of companies across the globe have stepped up their ‘frictionless’ retail efforts for payments and marketing with biometrics…

Dec 20, 2021

SenseTime relies on investor rebalance for $767M Hong Kong IPO relaunch

Chinese facial recognition provider SenseTime has relaunched its US$767 million IPO after retracting its listing in light of being added to…

Dec 17, 2021

Biometrics investment surge continues with FPC’s $33M bond issue, planned TeleSign IPO

Fingerprint Cards has raised SEK 300 million (US$33.2 million) in a senior secure bond issue to invest in working capital and…

Dec 16, 2021

Megvii, CloudWalk, Yitu to join SenseTime on US investment blacklist

U.S. investors are to be barred from investing in eight more Chinese firms alleged to be involved in abuses in…

Dec 13, 2021

Even IPO feint can’t hold biometrics investments below six-figure increase

A major telecom is moving into biometrics, with an impressive price tag unveiled for the previously-hinted at sale of VisionLabs,…

Dec 9, 2021

US to blacklist SenseTime in time for Hong Kong IPO

The U.S. Treasury is to place Chinese artificial intelligence and biometrics firm SenseTime on the “Chinese military-industrial complex companies” blacklist…

Dec 7, 2021

Scaled-back $767M SenseTime IPO launches in Hong Kong

The much-anticipated SenseTime initial public offering, set to be the largest-yet for a China-based facial recognition firm, has a target…

Dec 2, 2021

SenseTime opens Macau office, plans diverse projects

SenseTime has opened an office and launched a series of facial recognition and computer vision projects in Macau, as the…

Nov 24, 2021

Clearview joins leaders in NIST face biometrics accuracy testing

The face biometrics algorithms scoring the highest accuracy in the latest benchmark from the U.S. National Institute of Standards and…

Nov 22, 2021

SenseTime approved for potential $2B facial recognition IPO in Hong Kong

SenseTime has been approved for an initial public offering on the Hong Kong stock exchange that could bring in up between…

Nov 15, 2021

British member of parliament linked to SenseTime through advisory job – UK media

A member of parliament for Britain’s governing Conservative Party has received hundreds of thousands of pounds working for a company…

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