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face-recognition software


Facebook faces fresh privacy palaver over face recognition for photo tagging

Facebook is in hot water over privacy again after quietly turning on face recognition so that it can suggest tags for your photos.

By June 8, 2011


Apple's Aperture 3 adds face recognition, GPS

New version of Apple's professional photography software adds more than 200 new features, including the popular Faces and Places introduced in iPhoto '09.

By February 9, 2010


Man with 25 IDs nabbed by face-recognition tech

The man who had allegedly obtained different forms of identification in 25 different names gets caught by Indiana's new facial-recognition software.

By August 26, 2009


Face recognition comes to Flickr

New feature launched by Swedish start-up Polar Rose automatically groups Flickr photos using facial recognition technology. The company hopes Facebook and others will lean on its tech.

By April 22, 2009


Polar Rose inches towards useful face recognition

Polar Rose inches towards useful face recognition with the release of a beta that lets users tag photos online.

By August 3, 2007


Software links police sketches to mug shots

Michigan researchers have developed a face-recognition system that matches witness descriptions to database photos.

By March 5, 2011


iPhone 5 will recognise your face, puny human

iPhone apps are facing the future. Face-recognition features will be available to people creating apps for iOS 5, the next version of Apple's software for the iPhone 5 and next iPad.

By July 26, 2011


Smile at work--or the happiness detector will ding you

Putting a new spin on the phrase "service with a smile," employees of Keihin Electric Express Railway in Japan will need to have their smiles checked in daily by face recognition software.

By July 13, 2009


Four states' DMVs frown on smiling

Arkansas, Indiana, Virginia, and Nevada decide to stop smiley driving license pictures in an attempt to prevent fraud. Face-recognition software in these states can only compare pictures that are serious.

By May 26, 2009


Revamped Google Picasa site identifies photo faces

Face recognition technology coming to Google's Picasa Web Albums lets users find and name people in their photos. Also: a new beta of the Picasa editing software.

By September 2, 2008