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NIST studying biometric matching algorithms for tattoo database

According to a report in ITNews, computer scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will soon begin…

 

Report forecasts image recognition market to double by 2020

Research firm MarketsandMarkets recently forecasted that the image recognition market is expected to more than double worldwide to $30 billion….

 

AI-based image recognition startup Orbeus quietly acquired by Amazon last fall

Earlier this week it was revealed that Amazon quietly acquired image recognition startup Orbeus last fall for an unknown amount,…

 

Facebook AI technology describes photos to blind users

Earlier this week, Facebook introduced a new feature for iOS users who are visually impaired that reads the contents of…

 

Canadian university prof wins grant for machine vision technology research

Graham Taylor, an engineering professor at the University of Guelph will share $550,000 in federal funding for a three-year international…

 

Confirm releases ID verification SDK for improved facial authentication

Confirm released its ID verification SDK, enabling consumers to capture a more accurate image of a government issued ID from…

 

Google opens its Cloud Vision API to beta development

Last week, Google made its beta release of its Cloud Vision API open to the general public. Demonstrably, Google’s Cloud…

 

Google, Movidius aims to make smartphones see on their own

Google is working with Movidius to incorporate powerful image recognition technology into smartphones. The two companies entered into an agreement…

 

MorphoTrak tattoo recognition algorithm places first in NIST evaluation

MorphoTrak announced that its tattoo recognition algorithm placed first in National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) “Tattoo Recognition Technology…

 

NIST workshop discusses new approaches to improving tattoo recognition

An international group of experts from industry, academia and government participated in National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Tattoo…

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