facial recognition


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Noun1.facial recognition - biometric identification by scanning a person's face and matching it against a library of known faces; "they used face recognition to spot known terrorists"
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
biometric authentication, biometric identification, identity verification - the automatic identification of living individuals by using their physiological and behavioral characteristics; "negative identification can only be accomplished through biometric identification"; "if a pin or password is lost or forgotten it can be changed and reissued but a biometric identification cannot"
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StereoVision was using a portion of the financing to buy the assets of LIDAR-based facial recognition technology developer Digital Signal Corporation.
POLICE in China are now sporting glasses equipped with facial recognition devices and they're using them to scan train riders and plane passengers for individuals who may be trying to avoid law enforcement or are using fake IDs.
That is a question being asked in China after police in the country began using sunglasses equipped with fixed facial recognition cameras in order to help identify potential suspects, reports said Wednesday.
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The firm said that it has launched facial recognition capabilities on its mobile app across all smartphones.
Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) has introduced facial recognition capabilities on its mobile app across all smartphones, the first lender in the country to allow facial recognition technology.
QNA Doha Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) has introduced facial recognition capabilities, Face ID, in its iOS and Android mobile app, making it the first bank in Qatar to allow the facial recognition technology feature on all smartphone devices.
15 (ANI): Panasonic Corporation announced today that its facial recognition gate has been chosen by the Immigration Bureau of the Ministry of Justice to streamline immigration procedures at a major Japanese airport in an easy and secure fashion.
Summary: Iris and facial recognition technology is being rolled out to enhance cash assistance e-cards for the poorest refugees and host communities in Lebanon as a means of validating beneficiary ID's, the U.
Facial recognition is a technology that is inevitable, but that does not mean that fingerprints scanners will be out of the smartphone market anytime soon, industry experts said.
Mohammad Wasim is one of leading research professors in the domain of Artificial Intelligence and has been at the forefront of a research project involving facial recognition systems.
Back in March, the rumour was also corroborated by a UBS Apple analyst named Steven Milunovich, who believes that the next-gen iPhone will offer facial recognition and potentially release an AR SDK to enable content creation.