face recognition


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face recognition

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(Computer Science) the ability of a computer to scan, store, and recognize human faces for use in identifying people
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Noun1.face 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"
2.face recognition - the visual perception of familiar faces
beholding, seeing, visual perception - perception by means of the eyes
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expanding its use of face recognition to add "more ways to use face recognition
Panasonic Corporation today announced that it will release face recognition server software using deep learning technology in July 2018 outside Japan and in August 2018 in Japan.
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Facebook planned to soon apply the face recognition technology to profile photos, to thwart people from being impersonated on the social network.
Note that, this performance metric is measured only once to find out characteristics of the energy consumption and accuracy according to given multicore-based handheld device and face recognition method.
Similar lawsuits followed against Facebook and Shutterfly, which uses face recognition for its ThisLife cloud storage platform.
Among the topics are subspace-based face recognition, face detection in color and infrared images, evolutionary design for face recognition, frequency domain correlation filters in face recognition, and data sets of face images for face recognition systems.
ABSTRACT: Face recognition is a necessity of the modern age as the need for identification of individual has increased with the globalization of the world.
a leading provider of biometric technology, announced today that it has won Innovative Achievement Award in Detektor International Award 2012 with FaceStation, the world's fastest face recognition access control terminal.
Conventionally, it is assumed that voice and face recognition are separate processes which are only combined on a higher processing level.