226 Results for

face-recognition software

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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 January 22, 2013

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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

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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 August 4, 2012

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iOS 8 will help photo search, but won't fix it

Searching by date and time will be welcome additions to the Photo app in iOS 8, but I want even more.

By September 5, 2014

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Google Glass tech can see how you feel

A Germany research institution adapts its facial recognition software for Google Glass, but promises to keep the data out of the cloud.

By August 27, 2014

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PS4 will need a software update to play Blu-rays and DVDs

The PS4 won't play DVDs and Blu-rays out of the box. You'll need to install a 300MB software update first.

By October 26, 2013

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Facial recognition tech leads feds to fugitive after 14 years

A cold case comes back to life after facial recognition software recognizes an alleged US outlaw who'd been hiding out in Nepal.

By August 12, 2014

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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

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Smart feeder recognizes cat faces, tracks multiple felines

A smart bowl with a twist launches on Indiegogo. It tracks the eating habits of multiple cats by using facial-recognition software.

By July 16, 2014

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The TV you can only watch when you're smiling

Smile TV uses facial recognition software to observe your expression while you watch -- and will only play content if you smile.

By July 10, 2014