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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 quashes "myths" about in-app audio recognition

After announcing a new feature that allows smartphone users to record sound for Shazam-like audio recognition, Facebook has moved to reassure its users that it is not listening in or recording conversations.

By June 3, 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 gets Shazammy with new audio recognition feature

Don't feel like typing what music you're listening to or TV show you're watching into your status update? Don't worry. The social network can now listen, recognize, and do the work for you.

By May 21, 2014

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Pingrid: password security based on pattern recognition

Pingrid is a password system that aims to increase your online security by changing your password every time by having you enter a pattern on a grid.

By March 17, 2014

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Blippar shows real-time object recognition AR for Google Glass

Augmented reality ad company Blippar reveals it has developed an app for Google Glass that enables real-time object recognition AR experiences for the first time.

By February 26, 2014

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Lumus smartglasses to get EyeSight gesture recognition

The Israeli gesture-control company believes that hand and finger motions are a more versatile way to control wearable computers, and Lumus agreed.

By February 24, 2014

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Gesture recognition will be a slam-dunk, startup head says (Q&A)

User interfaces are changing with touch, voice, and -- now -- gestures. EyeSight Mobile CEO Gideon Shmuel believes gesture recognition will transform our expectations of PCs, phones, TVs, and tablets.

By February 11, 2014

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Walmart: Amazon image recognition a 'shiny object'

The world's biggest real world retailer plans to catch up with its online competitor using mobile apps that focus on an in-store experience rather than a piece of fancy technology.

By February 6, 2014

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Pinterest purchases image-recognition company to improve search

The company has pinned down the assets of VisualGraph and is starting a new visual-discovery team.

By January 6, 2014