Recognition


iPhone 8 to Come with World's First 3D Facial Recognition Camera

iPhone 8 to Come with World's First 3D Facial Recognition Camera

Rumors have it that the iPhone 8 will feature a 3D Face Recognition Camera...

May 12 2017, 5:09am CDT

FBI's Facial Recognition Database is Inaccurate

FBI's Facial Recognition Database is Inaccurate

Apparently the facial recognition record of the FBI has become too unwieldly to handle and so the House will be having a hearin...

Mar 27 2017, 3:00pm CDT

Facial Recognition Software Helps Save Endangered Lemurs

Facial Recognition Software Helps Save Endangered Lemurs

Facial recognition technology in the form of the latest software equipment is being used currently by scientists to identify le...

Feb 17 2017, 10:31am CST

iPhone 8 touch ID to be replaced with 3D facial recognition

iPhone 8 touch ID to be replaced with 3D facial recognition

iPhone 7S and 7S Plus could get 3D facial recognition as well...

Feb 17 2017, 6:40am CST

Zealandia under Pacific Close to Recognition as Continent

Zealandia under Pacific Close to Recognition as Continent

Zealandia -- a lost continent submerged in the southwest Pacific -- is a step closer to being recognised, the authors of a new...

Feb 17 2017, 3:30am CST

Samsung's Bixby Vision trademark covers visual search and text recognition

Samsung's Bixby Vision trademark covers visual search and text recognition

Trademark aims to protect new name for Samsung's rumored Galaxy S8 voice assistant...

Jan 23 2017, 5:37am CST

Facial Recognition, Fingerprints to Replace Passports at Australian Airports

Facial Recognition, Fingerprints to Replace Passports at Australian Airports

Australia on Sunday announced an overhaul of security at all its international airports, with technology set to replace passpo...

Jan 22 2017, 10:10pm CST

iPhone 8 tipped for facial and gesture recognition using laser sensor

iPhone 8 tipped for facial and gesture recognition using laser sensor

New IR/Laser sensor is seen as a requirement for future AR tech...

Jan 20 2017, 5:27am CST

New Microsoft Speech Recognition System Matches Humans

New Microsoft Speech Recognition System Matches Humans

In a major breakthrough in the field of speech recognition, Microsoft researchers have created a technology that accurately re...

Oct 19 2016, 10:45am CDT

Insomnia may Impair Accuracy of Face Recognition Ability

Insomnia may Impair Accuracy of Face Recognition Ability

Insomnia or lack of proper sleep may affect the accuracy of facial identification, a study with implications for those working...

Oct 9 2016, 1:39am CDT

Disney Research Unveils Speech Recognition System for Kids Video Game

Disney Research Unveils Speech Recognition System for Kids Video Game

As commercial speech recognition systems are derived largely from adult speech, Disney researchers have developed a new speech...

Sep 7 2016, 9:24am CDT

Smartphone Speech Recognition Software Can Write Faster Than You

Smartphone Speech Recognition Software Can Write Faster Than You

A smartphone speech recognition software can write text messages three times faster than humans, say researchers, adding that...

Aug 29 2016, 6:44am CDT

The FBI Uses Facial Recognition with 411 million photos

The FBI Uses Facial Recognition with 411 million photos

The FBI's Next Generation Identification (NGI) facial recognition system has long been debated as to whether or not it was a go...

Jun 16 2016, 9:56am CDT

Privacy Visor Against Computer Face Recognition Goes on Sale

Privacy Visor Against Computer Face Recognition Goes on Sale

Japanese scientists have been working for years on the Privacy Visor. Now it is going on sale in Japan....

May 13 2016, 5:06am CDT

Facial Expression Recognition May be Used in Video Games

Facial Expression Recognition May be Used in Video Games

A computer algorithm that can recognize human expressions may become a boon for the gaming industry, a team of international re...

May 1 2016, 7:05am CDT

Facial Recognition Software could save Endangered Right Whales

Facial Recognition Software could save Endangered Right Whales

It has been found that facial recognition software could play a role in saving right whales from extinction....

Jan 25 2016, 5:18am CST

CRISPR

CRISPR Wins Science’s Breakthrough of the Year Recognition

Genome-editing technique known as CRISPR started in 2007 when a yogurt company suddenly realized that bacteria within its yogur...

Dec 18 2015, 7:56am CST

Pebble Time Apps Will Now Have Voice Recognition Capabilities

Pebble Time Apps Will Now Have Voice Recognition Capability

Pebble has finally allowed third party apps to have voice recognition capability....

Oct 18 2015, 11:46am CDT

Apple Buys Speech Recognition Startup- VocalIQ

Apple Buys Speech Recognition Startup- VocalIQ

Siri is going to improve soon!...

Oct 4 2015, 2:58am CDT

Oprah Winfrey and Harry Belafonte win recognition at Harvard

Oprah Winfrey and Harry Belafonte win recognition at Harvard

Oprah Winfrey, Harry Belafonte and Steve McQueen won recognition and plenty of accolades at Harvard University recently....

Oct 1 2014, 6:29am CDT

Samsung May Acquire Speech Recognition Company Nuance Communications

Samsung May Acquire Speech Recognition Company Nuance Communications

Nuance Communications is reportedly holding talks with potential buyers, and one of them is Samsung....

Jun 17 2014, 2:20am CDT

Microsoft wants you to help improve Kinect 2.0's voice recognition

Microsoft wants you to help improve Kinect 2.0's voice recognition

The company requires users to use the speech data collection features...

May 3 2014, 12:59pm CDT

Apple might add voice recognition to its EarPods

Apple might add voice recognition to its EarPods

Apple is working to improve its EarPods as suggested by a patent filed by the Cupertino company....

Apr 3 2014, 1:00pm CDT

Google Glass Facial Recognition App Draws Senator Franken's Ire

Google Glass Facial Recognition App Draws Senator Franken's Ire

Google said years ago that facial recognition (of strangers) is the one technology it’s holding back because it’s creepy. It ha...

Feb 5 2014, 5:55pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Gesture Recognition Technology from eyesight Mobile Technologies Ltd

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Gesture Recognition Technology from eyesight Mobile Technologies Ltd

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Gesture Recognition Technology from eyesight Mobile Technologies Ltd...

Jan 11 2014, 9:55am CST

Apple’s Supplier Pegatron Now Using Facial Recognition to Check Potential Workers

Apple’s Supplier Pegatron Now Using Facial Recognition to Check Potential Workers

Chinese manufacturer Pegatron, which produces Apple’s iPhone 5C, started using facial recognition software after a minor worker...

Dec 18 2013, 9:10am CST

Apple Lands Patent For Facial Recognition For Controlling iPhone and More

Apple Lands Patent For Facial Recognition For Controlling iPhone and More

Patent granted for interesting facial recognition technolgoy...

Dec 6 2013, 10:52am CST

Obama Administration to Look into Facial Recognition Technology

Obama Administration to Look into Facial Recognition Technology

The American government is to look into the matter of facial recognition technology. Especially, the Obama administration wants...

Dec 4 2013, 9:43am CST

Google Acquires Gesture Recognition App Flutter for $40 Million

Google Acquires Gesture Recognition Technology Startup Flutter for About $40 Million

Google has acquired the hand gesture interface startup known as Flutter. The amount Google paid to get hold of this enterprise...

Oct 3 2013, 4:20am CDT

Apple nabs image recognition company IQ Engines

Yahoo nabs image recognition company IQ Engines

Yahoo's Flickr will be adding a new team to help improve photo organization....

Aug 24 2013, 1:33am CDT

PayPal Intoduces Facial Recognition with Mobile Payment App in UK

PayPal Intoduces Facial Recognition with Mobile Payment App in UK

A new method of making secure mobile payments using facial recognition is being explored in London, UK. Introduced by PayPal, i...

Aug 8 2013, 11:54am CDT

Apple to Improve SIRI via Speech Recognition Team in Boston

Apple to Improve SIRI via Speech Recognition Team in Boston

Apple has its speech recognition tech team working in the Boston region. The main goal is to improve SIRI. Several speech recog...

Jul 27 2013, 3:59am CDT

Apple Facial Recognition Feature to Lock and Unlock iPhone appears in Patent Application

Apple Facial Recognition Feature to Lock and Unlock iPhone appears in Patent Application

Apple tries to patent facial recognition solution for unlocking and locking of Apple devices....

Sep 20 2012, 6:55am CDT

Facebook rumored to Acquire Face.com Facial Recognition Startup

Facebook rumored to Acquire Face.com Facial Recognition Startup

New rumor report says that Facebook is in the market to buy Israeli-based Face.com....

May 29 2012, 3:17am CDT

Apple to Partner with Nuance for Voice Recognition for iPhone 5

Apple to Partner with Nuance for Voice Recognition for iPhone 5

Apple is supposed to enter deep partnership with Nuance Technology for voice recognition....

May 9 2011, 11:37pm CDT

Apple Gives Recognition To Game Center Apps

Apple Gives Recognition To Game Center Apps

Special designation shows appreciation for those who abide by Apple's new platform...

Nov 10 2010, 11:22pm CST

Garmin nuvi 855 4.3" GPS w/ Speech Recognition for $98 + $2 s&h

Garmin nuvi 855 4.3" GPS w/ Speech Recognition for $98 + $2 s&h

Today only, Walmart offers the Garmin nüvi 855 4.3" Portable GPS Navigation System, model no. 010-00577-31, for $98. Shipping a...

Oct 11 2010, 12:28pm CDT

Apple bought Swedish Face Recognition Company Polar Rose

Apple bought Swedish Face Recognition Company Polar Rose

Norwegian Mac site reports about an unannounced Apple aquisition....

Sep 20 2010, 8:49am CDT

Kindle Tops in Brand Recognition, but More Plan to Buy iPad

Pricegrabber has revealed the results of a new survey conducted on its site users. According to the survey results, the Amazon...

Mar 31 2010, 12:00pm CDT

Cool Futen Lockface USB Drive With Face Recognition Coming

Cool Futen Lockface USB Drive With Face Recognition Coming

If the Lockface USB drive with face recognition security function from Futen really features a design like in the photo than it...

Dec 16 2009, 12:41am CST