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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18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This research report provides analytical insights on the 'global facial recognition market'.
Contract Awarded for Produce its new drivers licences and provide an accompanying facial recognition solution.
Moreover, facial recognition systems that can scan images in all environmental conditions are being developed using 3D facial recognition technology.
The first most people heard of facial recognition software was when Facebook began to suggest who to tag in each of their photos.
Facebook has announced it will be adopting a facial recognition technology with a new program that could potentially identify faces from untagged images with utmost accuracy.
IN JUNE, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine quietly integrated facial recognition software into a state database that includes driver's license photos.
30 ( ANI ): Social media giant, Facebook, is planning to incorporate profile photographs of more than one billion users into a facial recognition database in an effort to improve its 'Tag Suggest' feature.
com is an Israeli company known for its "best in breed" facial recognition technology.
Summary: ABU DHABI - As many as 61,000 people arriving in and departing from the country have undergone a facial recognition scan (FRS) since the system became operational in 2009, according to Captain Jamal Al Houssani, Head of the Technical Affairs Division at the General Secretariat of the Minister of Interior's office.
Conway-based Animetrics, a developer of facial recognition technology, has released its Animetrics90 product line, which it says is the most advanced facial recognition software available.
The products offer multimodal, end-to-end biometric security solutions that include 3D infrared facial recognition access control, real-time facial recognition passive surveillance and simple-to-use visitor management systems.
Our ability to connect to the LVMPD's database, coupled with ImageWare's facial recognition software will significantly expand the breadth of our investigative capabilities," said Curtis Pellerin, programmer analyst for the Clark County Detention Center.