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Facial-recognition tech played no role in ID'ing bomb suspects

Despite images of the suspects at the scene and in official databases, the software could not put names to their faces, Boston's police commissioner tells the Washington Post.

By April 21, 2013

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Comedy club uses iPad facial recognition to charge by the laugh

A Barcelona comedy club brings rationality to humor. How funny.

By October 11, 2014

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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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FTC releases guidelines for facial-recognition use

Among its many recommendations is that companies should be transparent about collecting data and what the information is used for.

By October 22, 2012

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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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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

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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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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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Apple supplier screens workers via facial recognition

The overall goal is to catch anyone using a fake or borrowed ID, but more specifically, Pegatron wants to catch underage workers before they reach the factory.

By December 16, 2013

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Xbox One and PlayStation 4: Facial recognition shootout

Both the Xbox One Kinect and PlayStation 4 cameras can log you in on sight, but which next-gen console does it better?

By November 22, 2013