Sunday, 31 de July de 2016

Noticias y opinión en Visión Artificial


DHS wants green card holders' fingerprints

Millions of green card holders will be fingerprinted and photographed every time they enter the United States as part of an expansion of a controversial biometric program, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced on Thursdaypart of an expansion of a controversial biometric program, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced on Thursday.

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Institute unveils 3-D videoconferencing prototype

The Institute for Creative Technologies unveiled a prototype 3-D videoconferencing system reminiscent of Princess Leia’s flickering “Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi; you're my only hope” message at the Army Science Conference in Orlando, Fla., last week.

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The practical side of face recognition

A study by the National Institute of Standards and Technology found that the facial images recorded at border entry points were not as clear or useful for automated recognition as they could be. So NIST researchers set out to learn what could be done to improve the situation.

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Govt to introduce biometric passports by 2010

To checking human trafficking, the government plans to introduce biometric passport system that will include finger-printing, by 2010, external affairs minister Pranab Mukherjee said on Thursday.

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West Interactive Selects PerSay for Voice Biometrics

Company Adds Biometrics to Its Leading Speech Recognition Service

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Where are they now?

How six start-ups fared in the two-factor authentication market

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A*Star Introduces 13 Innovative Technologies At Siggraph Asia 2008

Fancy seeing yourself, real as life, in 3D holographic display? Or having a surveillance camera that raises an alarm on your wrestling kids? Or how about impressing your visiting overseas friends that you know all about the founding of Singapore simply by snapping a photograph of Sir Stamford Raffles statue? Visit A*STAR’s booth at SIGGRAPH Asia 2008 to experience the future of computer graphics and interactive techniques!  

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Learn what will make vendors competitive within the market of Biometrics in Government

Biometrics has become widely used by governments across the globe, most prominently in passports but also in various other situations. This has created numerous opportunities for vendors of all kinds. However, while there are myriad opportunities available, it is important for vendors to maintain an element of caution as there are a number of potential hurdles.

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Two-factor authentication for mobile devices

Farpoint Group has for a very long time now advocated the use of two-factor authentication in all mobile IT applications (and, for that matter, in all fixed applications as well).

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German Security Firm Works On 3D Biometric Face Project, OLED Passports

A supplier of high-security ID products in Germany is creating a biometric 3D face-recognition tech that checks people for even the smallest change in their appearance.

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Will biometrics measure up to the future?

Who could forget the scene from John Woo's 1993 B-movie "Hard Target," where an imprisoned Jean-Claude Van Damme burns the skin off his index finger, attaches it to an impromptu mechanical contraption and booby-traps it to hit the scanner at precisely the scheduled time each morning, so that his captors don't notice his escape?

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Un equipo barcelonés desarrolla un robot capaz de reconocer rostros

Bautizado como Reem-B, este ingenio tiene aspecto humanoide, mide un metro y medio de altura y puede comunicarse con las personas, caminar e incluso subir escaleras

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Why palm scanning is the new fingerprinting

It's quite simple, actually: you don't have to touch anything.

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La UPV lidera un proyecto nacional para alcanzar una sinergia natural entre personas y máquinas

El Instituto Tecnológico de Informática (ITI) de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia coordina un ambicioso proyecto de investigación nacional, dentro del programa CONSOLIDER-INGENIO 2010, cuyo objetivo es añadir a las técnicas tradicionales de reconocimiento de forma y visión por computador la interacción multimodal con el usuario, llegando a una sinergia entre máquinas y personas que en la actualidad no ha podido aún alcanzarse.

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Biometric technology to take off by 2012

Companies who manufacture biometric security systems are going to make a fortune by 2012, reports Dubai-based bi-me.com.

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No More Smiles on Indiana Driver's Licenses

MUNSTER, Ind. —  The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles is restricting glasses, hats, scarves — and even smiles — in driver's license photographs.

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Men Are Red, Women Are Green, Brown Researcher Finds

Men are red. Women are green. Michael J. Tarr, a Brown University scientist, and graduate student Adrian Nestor have discovered this color difference in an analysis of dozens of faces. They determined that men tend to have more reddish skin and greenish skin is more common for women.

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3D face scans by lasers may help spot terrorists

A new research has suggested that 3D laser scans of peoples faces could be a more strong option in spotting terrorists.

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UPEK Presenting at WinHEC 2008 Taipei in Support of the Windows Biometric Framework on Windows 7

EMERYVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UPEK®, Inc., the global leader in biometric fingerprint security solutions, is presenting and demonstrating its experience in integrating UPEK’s award wining best of class Protector Suite® software and biometric hardware with the Windows Biometric Framework at the WinHEC Asia Taipei event. In attendance at WinHEC are representatives from PC manufactures and hardware vendors.

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Thumbs up to fingerprints

Study shows consumers prefer finger biometrics

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