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Facial recognition may help save endangered primates

Facial recognition may help save endangered primates

6 hours ago   |   Engadget

Facial recognition isn't limited to humans. Researchers have developed a face detection system, PrimNet, that should help save endangered primates by tracking them in a...
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Orlando confirms it's testing Amazon's facial recognition in public

3 days ago   |   Engadget

After the ACLU discovered that Orlando's cops are using Amazon's controversial Rekognition facial detection system, police chief John Mina said they're only testing the...
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Amazon is selling facial recognition tech to law enforcement

5 days ago   |   Engadget   |   6 articles

If you're nervous about the privacy implications of Amazon's camera technology, there might be a good reason for it. The ACLU and a coalition of civil rights groups are calling...
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Chinese school uses facial recognition to make kids pay attention

Chinese school uses facial recognition to make kids pay attention

10 days ago   |   Engadget

Civilian surveillance in China has seen a boom in recent times, with facial recognition leading the charge in the technologies used to keep tabs on the population. Police are...
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Police face recognition misidentified 2,300 as potential criminals

21 days ago   |   Engadget

Ask critics of police face recognition why they're so skeptical and they'll likely cite unreliability as one factor. What if the technology flags an innocent person?...
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Ticketmaster hopes to speed up event access by scanning your face

22 days ago   |   Engadget

Ticketmaster envisions a future wherein you no longer need either a physical or a digital ticket to get into a venue. Its parent company Live Nation, has announced that the...
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Facebook only checks for impostors within your circle of friends

22 days ago   |   Engadget

When you go to Face Recognition in Facebook's Settings page, there's a link that leads you to more info about it that says switching it on can "help protect you from strangers...
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Axon opens ethics board to guide its use of AI in body cameras

Axon opens ethics board to guide its use of AI in body cameras

1 month ago   |   Engadget

Axon is keenly aware of the potential for Orwellian abuses of facial recognition, and it's taking an unusual step to avoid creating that drama with its body cameras and other...
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Facebook class action lawsuit over facial recognition OK'd by judge

1 month ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Facebook has been trying to get a lawsuit claiming its facial recognition tech violates an Illinois privacy act dismissed for years. Well, that's not going to happen anytime...
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Nest's outdoor facial recognition camera is available in Europe

1 month ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Nest released the weather-ready version of its facial recognition-equipped camera, the Cam IQ outdoor, last fall in the US. The device would theoretically notify you only if it...
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Alleged Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro with dual rear cameras clears TENAA

Alleged Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro with dual rear cameras clears TENAA

Xiaomi is believed to have begun work on the possible successor to the Redmi 5. A few days back, some real-life images of a device alleged to be the Xiaomi Redmi 6 popped up on... Read more ...

Bezel-less Lenovo Z5 officially arriving on June 5

Bezel-less Lenovo Z5 officially arriving on June 5

Information about the Lenovo Z5 and its record-breaking screen-to-body ratio keeps appearing on Weibo. First it was just a corner, then it was a sketch, then it was another... Read more ...

How to Learn SEO- My Secret Method For Search Engine Optimization

How to Learn SEO- My Secret Method For Search Engine Optimization

In order to get good at SEO, you have to practice it. So create a website using WordPress and setup a blog. Make sure you pick a domain name as well. Once it is setup, start... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Note9 might get 8GB/512GB variant

Samsung Galaxy Note9 might get 8GB/512GB variant

According to a new rumor, Samsung might offer a Galaxy Note9 variant with 8GB RAM and 512GB storage. The rumor comes in the form of a tip from Ice Universe, who has a decent... Read more ...

First Asus ZenFone 5 available for pre-order in the US is a notch-less model

First Asus ZenFone 5 available for pre-order in the US is a notch-less model

Back in February, Asus announced three new Android smartphones - ZenFone 5, ZenFone 5Z, and ZenFone 5Q - without saying when they'd be released in the US. Well, one of these... Read more ...

Code in latest Windows 10 SDK references ARM flavored folding Surface Phone?

Code in latest Windows 10 SDK references ARM flavored folding Surface Phone?

Since late last year, we have passed along a number of Microsoft patents related to a folding device that reportedly runs on a special version of Windows 10 called Andromeda... Read more ...

Deal: Pixel Buds currently going for $129

Deal: Pixel Buds currently going for $129

The Google Pixel Buds are currently available at discounted rates in the United States. Retailer Best Buy has them listed on its website for $129, which translates into a... Read more ...

Pick up a pair of Google Pixel Buds from Best Buy for $129 and save $30

Pick up a pair of Google Pixel Buds from Best Buy for $129 and save $30

The Google Pixel Buds wireless ear buds have a cool feature that works with any of the Pixel handsets. It can offer real time translation in 40 languages. One person uses the... Read more ...

God of War: plus de 5 millions d'exemplaires vendus en un mois

God of War:  plus de 5 millions d'exemplaires vendus en un mois

Plébiscité par la critique, qui voit dans le titre de Santa Monica Studio un petit bijou, God of War a aussi conquis le cœur des gamers. En seulement un mois, le jeu vidéo... Read more ...

What it was like to play Fortnite for the first time

What it was like to play Fortnite for the first time

Fortnite is a third-person shooter video game where you battle it out with 99 other players from around the world - and the last one standing wins. Over 45 million people play... Read more ...