facial recognition

A window to more than the soul? AI research raises troubling questions about privacy, profiling and wrongful arrest

The growing sophistication of facial recognition has generated considerable alarm in the media this week, even if it promises to eventually free us from the tyranny of myriad passwords and the ‘forgotten password’ process. Read More

Video-surveillance-as-a-service solution emerges from Digital Barriers-Morphean collaboration

Digital Barriers’ government-accredited video analytics and facial recognition solutions will now be available as part of a Video Surveillance as a Service (VSaaS) solution across Morphean’s video surveillance platform. Read More

Exclusive: Facewatch founder urges government to protect facial recognition as crime-fighting tool

The Minister for Digital and Culture has offered reassurances over the impact of a data protection law coming into force next year on the use of facial recognition technology for crime-fighting purposes. Read More

Retail Security: How Can Biometrics, Video Analytics and Other Innovation Cut Record Theft Losses and Boost Commercial Performance?

With retail crime at a 10-year high we asked several security experts how the industry can harness the latest cutting-edge technology to improve not only retail security, but commercial performance too. Read More

Facewatch Trials Facial Recognition Technology at UK Retailers

Several UK retailers are road testing facial recognition technology to help identify of shoplifters as part of a new scheme. Read More

ZKAccess Launches HD IP Camera with Embedded Face Recognition and Display

The newly launched Biocam IP camera is equipped with unique facial recognition algorithm, which can identify users from a database of 400 faces in less than one second. Users can be identified from a distance of 12.5 feet with built-in IR light source. Read More

How Facial Recognition, Social Media and Inter-Agency Cooperation Can Tackle Transport Terror

With Counter Terror Awareness Week underway, security consultant Ron Fellows examines how an innovative retail scheme might be applied to counter-terror strategy on buses and trains. Read More

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