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From big data to video biometrics, NtechLab CEO on safe cities, business analytics and regulation

NtechLab has built its reputation for facial recognition technology over the past several years with impressive results in testing and…

 

NIST report tackles issue of bias in facial biometrics

New research on demographic differentials of biometric facial recognition accuracy, or ‘bias,’ has been published by the U.S. National Institute…

 

New Facebook algorithm blocks facial recognition identification in videos

Facebook has developed a machine learning algorithm based on encoder-decoder architecture to protect individuals from being identified with biometric facial…

 

Researcher discusses facts related to media narratives about facial recognition ‘bias’

“Biometric performance is nuanced and cannot be reduced to generalizations like ‘bias’,” reads a LinkedIn article by Yevgeniy Sirotin, PhD,…

 

Amazon and Twitter take steps against deepfakes

The need to consider synthetic media and its dissemination over social media has been acknowledged by Twitter, which plans to…

 

Neurotechnology claims top spot on NIST biometric fingerprint interoperability leaderboard

Neurotechnology has achieved the top position on the leaderboard of the latest National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) MINEX…

 

MegaFace facial recognition dataset origin raises privacy and liability concerns

Pictures of two kids from Illinois made it to a biometric facial recognition database after their mom created a Flickr…

 

UK knowingly deploys biased facial recognition passport checking system

The UK has admitted to introducing in 2016 a biometric facial recognition passport photo checker, although it was aware the…

 

Innovatrics holds position on NIST Facial Recognition Vendor Test leaderboard

Innovatrics has remained on the leaderboard position in the latest NIST Facial Recognition Vendor Test 1:1 results with a 9th…

 

NEC tops several NIST Facial Recognition Vendor Test categories as accuracy at scale improves

Biometric algorithms from NEC have ranked first or second in several accuracy categories in the latest version of NIST’s Facial…

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