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2013-05-09 23:49:57

Subscription-based service offers small law enforcement departments an easy and cost-effective way to positively identify potential suspects Conway, N.H. (PRWEB) May 08, 2013 Animetrics, a developer of advanced 3D facial recognition and identity management solutions for law enforcement and the military, today announced the availability of ID-Ready, a subscription-based online service for smaller law enforcement departments. The service takes a grainy, partial view, angulated 2D facial...

2013-01-28 16:25:36

NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Find Your FaceMate (www.findyourfacemate.com), a free online dating Website that helps singles find love based on similar facial features, is revealing its choice for best FaceMatched potential celebrity pairings - Hollywood's single A-listers who could have tremendous chemistry this Valentine's Day! Using facial recognition software to match couples, Find Your FaceMate's theory is supported by scientific research that proves that chemistry is often...

Fooling Facial Recognition With Specialty Glasses
2013-01-22 10:46:13

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online One of the more creepy technologies to emerge in recent years is facial recognition. With this technology, mannequins can determine what kind of people are passing by them at stores, televisions can determine which family member is watching, and bars can instantly check incoming patrons in via social networking. The automated seamlessness of this technology has the potential to do some very cool things in the future. Yet, no...

2012-12-28 15:43:40

Research using new technology shows that our ability to imitate facial expressions depends on learning that occurs through visual feedback. Studies of the chameleon effect confirm what salespeople, tricksters, and Lotharios have long known: Imitating another person´s postures and expressions is an important social lubricant. But how do we learn to imitate with any accuracy when we can´t see our own facial expressions and we can´t feel the facial expressions of others?...

Ability To Imitate Facial Features Depends On Visual Feedback
2012-12-27 18:11:25

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online New studies by British researchers have provided hard evidence of what most of us know intuitively — that the ability to imitate the expressions and gestures of others can ease conversations and lubricate social situations. Using cutting edge computer software, the team of scientists has demonstrated that our ability to mimic facial expressions depends largely on the ability to learn through visual feedback. The so-called...

2012-12-12 08:20:23

VILNIUS, Lithuania, Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyBiometry, a new company providing cloud-based biometric software as a service (SaaS), was officially launched today as a spin-off of Neurotechnology, a trusted provider of high-precision biometric identification, object recognition and computer vision technologies for more than 20 years. In conjunction with the corporate launch, SkyBiometry introduced a free, cloud-based face detection and recognition API based on a facial...

FTC Wants To Make Facial Recognition Less Creepy
2012-10-23 12:17:31

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online In August, an ad agency with offices in Atlanta and Nashville began making headlines with an invention called Facedeals. The most basic and general idea behind Facedeals is straightforward enough: Consumers who check in to certain establishments on Facebook will get special deals from said establishment. The kicker here, however, is the way these customers are checked in to these establishments online: Facial Recognition. A...

2012-09-25 06:24:06

NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Find Your FaceMate (www.findyourfacemate.com), a free online dating Website that helps singles find love based on similar facial features, has announced its list of five well FaceMatched celebrity couples and other celebrities with great potential. Using facial recognition software to match couples, Find Your FaceMate's theory is supported by scientific research that proves that chemistry is often ignited when we spot someone whose facial features are...

2012-09-25 04:20:06

Seoul, Sept 25, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - Suprema Inc., a leading provider of biometric technology, announced today that it has won Innovative Achievement Award in Detektor International Award 2012 with FaceStation, the world's fastest face recognition access control terminal. The awards ceremony was held in conjunction with the SKYDD 2012 in Stockholm, Sweden on the 19th of September and total of twelve products has been awarded from Access Control, Alarm & Detection and CCTV categories....

2012-09-24 22:07:25

People often remark that people of a different race "all look alike." However, when we have trouble recognizing people from another race, it may actually have little to do with the other person's race. Instead, new research finds that that we can improve our memory of members of another race by identifying ourselves as part of the same group. Such identification could improve everything from race relations to eyewitness identification. "One of the most robust phenomena in social perception...