Latest Facial recognition system Stories

Facial Recognition Patent Awarded To Apple
2013-12-04 04:45:45

Bryan P. Carpender for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Apple continues running its innovation engine full speed ahead as it secures a handful of new patents this week, and one of them could put your face front and center. Literally. According to Mikey Campbell of Apple Insider, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued the patent, which describes “Personal computing device control using face detection and recognition.” It would allow you to unlock your iPhone...

2013-11-21 23:31:50

An independent study confirms that Fotobounce delivers faster speed, better accuracy and the best efficiency in tagging digital photos using face recognition. The tests pitted Fotobounce against Apple iPhoto™, Google Picasa™ and Microsoft Photo Gallery™. Burlington, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Independent testing confirms what users repeatedly report – that Fotobounce’s advanced face recognition technology is the best in the world for tagging and organizing digital...

2013-11-08 23:02:16

Facial Recognition Market report provides a unique view of the facial recognition market and how the market will evolve by 2018. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/facial-recognition-market-995.html (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 Over the past few years, Facial Recognition Market has crossed the chasm and has become more accurate, less costly and significantly mainstream. This has helped the technology to gain traction and investment from commercial sector. The development of 3D...

2013-11-07 23:31:47

Imagine a car recognizing the driver upon entry, automatically adjusting the settings to each person's preferences, including ideal seat position, temperature and even music choices. Once in motion, the vehicle notifies a distracted driver if a pedestrian is crossing the street, and even creates audible alerts when the driver is drowsy. Martigny, Switzerland (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 KeyLemon S.A., a leader in facial recognition (biometric) technology, announces that Visteon...

Bodies Provide Important Cues For Recognizing People
2013-11-06 12:48:26

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Computer recognition of people has focused almost exclusively on faces, but a new study suggests it may be time to take additional information into consideration. A study published online Sept. 25, 2013 in the journal Psychological Science by researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) describes a series of experiments that demonstrates there is potentially more valuable...

2013-10-08 10:15:02

Researchers Find People Use Body Cues to Accurately Identify People Even When Faces are Obscured Subtle body cues allow people to identify others with surprising accuracy when faces are difficult to differentiate. This skill may help researchers improve person-recognition software and expand their understanding of how humans recognize each other. A study published in Psychological Science by researchers at The University of Texas at Dallas demonstrates that humans rely on non-facial...

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