August 14, 2012
“Check in with your face” is the motto a U.S. marketing company is using to preface its new face scan deal-linking technology.
Redpepper, out of Nashville, TN, has developed technology that says it will save you money, however, the methods engaged are much more intrusive than your standard grocery store coupon.
The process starts when a “Facedeals”…Continue
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Facebook is acquiring facial recognition firm Face.com, for an estimated $60 million.
Facebook already uses Face.com's facial recognition technology to help it put a name to faces in photos uploaded to the social network. Now, with the…Continue
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This article comes to us courtesy of SF Weekly's The Snitch.
Last year, San Franciscans were pretty freaked out when they learned that some of their favorite watering holes had…Continue
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October 8, 2011
The FBI by mid-January will activate a nationwide facial recognition service in select states that will allow local police to identify unknown subjects in photos, bureau officials told Nextgov.
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Facial recognition by store windows and posters, Minority Report-style, has now started slowly seeping into society. This technology, as it stands, has the ability to tailor digital displays to whoever stops…
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Law enforcement agencies around the country will soon be able to use their smartphones to identify subjects.
BI2′s Mobile Offender Recognition and Information System (MORIS) attaches to an iPhone or other smartphone and uses biometrics from an iris, facial or fingerprint scan to determine a person’s…Continue
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June 8, 2011
The feature, which the giant social…Continue
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March 31, 2011
Santa Monica, California (CNN) — Google plans to introduce a mobile application that would allow users to snap pictures of people’s faces in order to access their personal information, a director for the project said this…Continue
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July 8, 2010
Facebook has begun testing face detection technology for Facebook Photos.
This is the first of what seems like a series of new features for its popular photo product.
The tests, which some users will see starting today [Friday], focus on decreasing the tediousness of “tagging” friends in Facebook photos. In the current Photos feature, users upload photos, click on each face in a photo, tag that photo…Continue
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New facial recognition and motion sensor technology to roll out across more models, saving energy in the processContinue
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