lunes, 20 de febrero de 2017

Noticias y opinión en Visión Artificial


A Joined-Up Bot-Fighting Strategy

Can simulated handwriting stop the spambots from getting through?

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Dubai's iris scan helps arrest 54,000 suspects last year

About 54,000 people were arrested at Dubai International Airport last year after failing iris scan, a senior official from the Ministry of Interior said on Monday.

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Albania Issues New IDs, Biometric Passports

Albanians rushed to apply for new identity cards and biometric passports, a key requirement for future visa-free travel to the EU.

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UPEK Ramps Up with Supports for Windows 7 Beta

UPEK, a provider of biometric fingerprint security solutions, announced support for Windows 7 beta and the availability of pre-release drivers and a version of Protector Suite software using the new Windows Biometric Framework (WBF).

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Chris Bishop: Even the most sophisticated computers can't tell a dog from a cat

The task of recognising structure or objects in data is called pattern recognition. It's something computers find incredibly difficult.

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Windows 7: BitLocker To Go & Biometric improvements overview

Over the next few weeks we will be adding many more focus items on Windows 7 including Touch, Windows 7 networking and media enhancements. Stay tuned for the ultimate Windows 7 focus from Neowin.net. Here is an overview of BitLocker To Go and Biometric improvements in Windows 7.

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Face scanners to be introduced in British schools in new 'Big Brother' row

Face scanners to speed up pupil registration and queues for lunches were helping to create a Big Brother regime in schools, it was claimed yesterday.

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Fujitsu PalmSecure offers biometrics sans contact

Why don't people ever use fingerprint readers? Even though they're nearly ubiquitous on laptop computers these days, I've never seen one used in the real world outside of vendors demonstrating to me that their laptop has a fingerprint reader on it.

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2008 Year In Review - findBIOMETRICS

The response to this year’s YIR was our largest ever with 65 companies/industry experts responding to our questionnaire. This is 20% higher than our review in 2007! We received responses from Canada, Spain, Russia, Australia, China, Ireland, Brazil, Hong Kong, Sweden, Mexico, Germany, UK, Israel, The Netherlands, Lithuania, Singapore, France, Korea, Japan, Italy, Malaysia and the USA.


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Researchers create all seeing 'eye'

The remarkable ability of insects to look in all directions at once has been emulated by a team of international scientists who have built an artificial ‘eye’ with an unobstructed all-round view.

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Validity Launches the First Customizable LED Fingerprint Sensor

Offering Improved Aesthetics and User Experience for Notebook PCs and Other Consumer Electronic Devices

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Recognise this image?

Image recognition is a long-standing challenge in science. But European researchers have achieved a breakthrough by developing a powerful image-recognition application with mass-market appeal. There is a bright future for the technology.

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Biometric Palm Reader Sees Through Your Skin

Fingerprint readers watch out. What used to be state of the art security could soon be replaced by contact-free biometric authorization systems that can read the unique pattern of veins beneath your skin.

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Tigers use scent, birds use calls – biometrics are just animal instinct

Biometrics may seem new, but they're the oldest form of identification. Tigers recognise each other's scent; penguins recognise calls. Humans recognise each other by sight from across the room, voices on the phone, signatures on contracts and photographs on drivers' licences. Fingerprints have been used to identify people at crime scenes for more than 100 years.

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Finger scanning to be lunch card of the future

Rockwood students will soon pay for lunch without coins, bills or plastic.

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Govt to review biometric immigration control system

The Justice Ministry will review its state-of-the-art biometric immigration control system for foreigners entering Japan, Justice Minister Eisuke Mori said Monday.

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Scanned and tagged

RFID and biometrics are just two of the technologies making an impact in the field of physical security for enterprises. NME examines just how much traction they are gaining among Middle East organisations.

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Atención: tiempos de reajuste económico en la biometría, pero los proyectos aprobados por el gobierno seguirán adelante

A pesar de las recientes crisis financieras, los proyectos biométricos gubernamentales continuarán adelante, aún con los típicos retrasos del gobierno, pero eso no es nada nuevo. Mientras las compañías biométricas vienen y van y se fusionan ¿ya se han hecho predominantes?

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Woman fools Japan's airport security fingerprint system

A South Korean woman barred from entering Japan last year has reportedly passed through its immigration screening system by using tape on her fingers to fool a fingerprint reading machine.

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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. El proyecto, dirigido por el catedrático de la Politécnica, Enrique Vidal, aglutina a 81 científicos e ingenieros de referencia internacional en los campos de ...

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