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face-recognition software

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Lambda Labs readying Google Glass face-recognition API

Are you bad at remembering faces? Let Glass do it for you. This API will reportedly be available to developers within a week.

By May. 23, 2013

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Foil face-recognition cameras with Privacy Visor

These dorky goggles shine near-infrared light to confuse computer vision systems. Are they the shades of the future?

By Jan. 22, 2013

Editors' Take

Asus FonePad 8

Has Asus taken the whole phablet concept overboard with the 8-inch Intel-powered FonePad 8? Perhaps.

Jun. 2, 2014

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Review

Techko Maid Smart Maid RS118

With no real smarts and relatively little actual cleaning power, this sad robot is borderline useless.

May. 9, 2014

2 stars Editors' rating May. 9, 2014
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Google buying face recognition firm Viewdle

Google may use the Ukrainian firm's technology to add photo tagging across its services.

By Oct. 1, 2012

Editors' Take

Nokia X Software Platform

Nokia sure tried hard to give us something new, but its mashup of Android, Windows Phone, and Asha gives its Nokia X phone limited powers and a nagging identity crisis.

Feb. 24, 2014

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Facebook faces facial recognition fight in Norway

"It's a very powerful tool Facebook has and it's not yet clear how it all really works," Norway's data protection commissioner says of a feature that can recognize your friends in newly posted photos.

By Aug. 4, 2012

Editors' Take

Valve Steam Controller

The new Steam Machines controller prototype is a step in the right direction, but its haptic touch pads still take a lot of getting used to.

Mar. 19, 2014

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Tech Minute: How to stop Facebook face recognition

Recently, Facebook announced that it has a new way to recognize your face in photos without your permission. This feature could spell trouble for a lot people who get caught in embarrassing pictures, and raises issues of privacy rights to boot. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on how to prevent Facebook from using this technology.

By Jul. 24, 2012

Review

VLC for iOS

As long as you have the videos to watch, VLC's gesture controls and smooth performance make it an excellent app for video playback.

Jan. 22, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating Jan. 22, 2014

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