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facial-matching

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Facial recognition app matches strangers to online profiles

See someone on the train you'd like to date? NameTag, an upcoming app for Android, iOS, and Google Glass uses facial recognition technology to match passersby to their social-media and dating info.

By January 7, 2014

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NSA said to collect millions of images for facial recognition

Surveillance agency collecting millions of images daily for identifying and tracking intelligence targets, documents obtained by The New York Times reveal.

By June 1, 2014

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Facebook's DeepFace aims to see you for who you really are

The social network's artificial intelligence group is digging into sophisticated software for matching faces in photos with human-level accuracy.

By March 18, 2014

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Do the eyes have it? How corneal reflections could help solve crimes

A study with implications for forensics shows that images reflected in bystanders' eyes could yield useful information, despite their low resolution.

By January 8, 2014

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How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

Apple has yet to bring facial recognition to the iPhone and iPad, but a couple of iOS apps can detect your face to lock and unlock certain secrets.

By December 20, 2013

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Microsoft toys with augmented-reality glasses for Xbox

In a newly published patent application, the company describes a method for matching players for multiplayer games via a head-mounted display device.

By August 2, 2013

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Are you a VIP? This facial recognition tech knows it

New NEC software can identify celebrities and other glam customers in real time, sending an alert to retail or hospitality staff that someone is in immediate need of doting service.

By July 18, 2013

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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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Privacy hawks fret as FBI upgrades biometrics capacities

The agency is going ahead with a $1 billion upgrade of its biometric technology.

By September 7, 2012

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Why you should be worried about facial-recognition technology

Germany has issued an ultimatum to Facebook over privacy violations. Law enforcement is interested in this sort of technology, as well. It's time for you to pay attention to what they're doing.

By August 29, 2012