3437 Results for

facial-recognition

Article

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 Jan. 7, 2014

Article

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 Dec. 20, 2013

Article

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 Dec. 16, 2013

Article

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 Nov. 22, 2013

Video

Xbox One and PlayStation 4: Facial recognition shootout

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

By Nov. 22, 2013

Article

The looming big business of facial recognition

A "60 Minutes" report this Sunday will look at the new ways this technology is being used that even has one of its inventors calling it too intrusive. Here's a preview.

By May. 17, 2013

Article

Fill 'er up -- and pay using facial recognition

A Finnish company claims to be developing an instant checkout system that snaps your mug to access your cloud-based wallet. All you have to do is hit a button confirming the purchase.

By Jul. 24, 2013

Article

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 Jul. 18, 2013

Article

Privacy glasses screw with facial recognition systems

Prototype glasses equipped with near-infrared LEDs can fend off facial recognition systems by blinding them with science.

By Jun. 19, 2013

Article

Google nixes facial recognition in Glass for now

The company declares it won't approve facial recognition in software for its high-tech specs "at this time" -- saying strong privacy protections will need to be in place first.

By May. 31, 2013