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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…


Sogou biometric facial recognition algorithm hits high score in MegaFace Challenge

The MegaFace Challenge, billed as the world’s first large-scale facial recognition algorithm competition, has announced its latest results with the…


IntelliVision achieves 93% accuracy in Megaface face recognition challenge

The latest version of the IntelliVision Face Recognizer product has achieved an accuracy of over 93% on the Megaface million-scale…


Tencent AI research lab achieves record face recognition rate in MegaFace challenge

Tencent’s artificial intelligence research lab, YouTu Lab, has achieved a record-setting 83.29 percent recognition rate in the MegaFace challenge (Challenge1/FaceScrub…


UW releases MegaFace facial recognition algorithms benchmarking results

The University of Washington will be releasing initial results from its MegaFace Challenge at the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision…


Russian startup tops UW facial recognition challenge

Russian startup N-Tech.Lab recently became a leader in the MegaFace challenge in face recognition algorithms at the University of Washington….

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