Thursday, 1 de September de 2016

Noticias y opinión en Visión Artificial


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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C-Gate face recognition passenger authentication system launched successfully in AVSEC 2008 by C-True

Rehovot, Israel, C-True Imaging Ltd. (C-True) is introducing the C-Gate system, a boarding pass authentication solution using face recognition technology.

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Consumers trust biometrics for data protection

More than two-thirds (67 percent) of consumers surveyed around the world trust fingerprint scans to verify their identities with banks, government agencies and other organizations, according to new research conducted by Unisys Corporation. In fact, only personal passwords rank higher as the preferred identification method, and by a mere 1 percent more than fingerprint scans.

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Equipo biométrico llega a la frontera

Nuevo sistema será para combatir delitos

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Sagem Morpho Biometric Face Recognition System Leads to First Arrest

Pierce County, Washington. The Pierce County Sheriff's Department used the MFI biometric facial recognition application to identify a suspect by comparing an automatic teller machine (ATM) photograph against the department's digital database of 350,000 mug shots.

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NIST finds new ways to improve facial recognition

Researchers at the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have found that several simple steps can significantly improve the quality of facial images that are acquired at border entry points such as airports and seaports.

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CIBRA 2008: Tercer Congreso Internacional de Biometría de la República Argentina

Entre los días 19, 20 y 21 de noviembre, se desarrolló el 3er. Congreso Internacional de Biometría, el que contó con una concurrencia total de 450 asistentes, entre técnicos, funcionarios nacionales, provinciales y municipales, así como delegaciones extranjeras, entre las que se destacó la de la República Popular China, entre otras.

La apertura la realizó el titular de la cartera de Justicia, Seguridad y Derechos Humanos de la Nación Dr. Aníbal D. Fernández, quien destacó la importancia del evento, ya en su tercera edición, para las políticas públicas de identificaci ...

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Un programa informático permite "descifrar" la letra de los médicos

Barcelona. (EFE).- La empresa Thera del Parque Científic Barcelona, surgida de la Universidad de Barcelona, ha desarrollado una aplicación informática que interpreta el lenguaje natural que escriben los médicos y otros profesionales de la salud cuando redactan sus informes y los codifica automáticamente.

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Hi-tech airport security

HIGH security immigration gates that use biometric technology to scan travellers' passports are to be installed at Bahrain International Airport, officials have confirmed.

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Most Malaysians prefer fingerprint identification

PETALING JAYA: Malaysians have an appetite for security, and prefer tried and tested methods like fingerprints and personal identification numbers (PIN) to establish their identity.

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BIO-key(R) Granted Patent to Secure Biometric Enrollments From Unauthorized Use

WALL, N.J., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BIO-key International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BKYI), a leader in finger-based biometric identification and wireless public safety, announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has approved the issuance of a patent for the company's "Match Template Protection within a Biometric Security System" method.

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Behavioral screening -- the future of airport security?

TEL AVIV, Israel (CNN) -- Keep your shoes and belts on: Waiting in long airport security lines to pass through metal detectors may soon be a thing of the past.

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Bangladesh Voter Registration Project Now Using MegaMatcher Biometric Technology to Detect and Prevent Duplicate Registrations

Multi-biometric Face and Fingerprint Identification from Neurotechnology Helps Ensure Accuracy for Upcoming Elections.

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Saying ‘Cheese’ for More Effective Border Security

Facial recognition systems perform some very challenging tasks such as checking an individual’s photo against a database of known or suspected criminals. The task can become nearly impossible when the systems acquire poor facial images—a situation that occurs all too often in real-world environments. Now, researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have found that several simple steps can significantly improve the quality of facial images that are acquired at border entry points such as airports and seaports.*

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Toque virtual para una vida mejor

Expertos de la Politécnica desarrollan un software con aplicaciones médicas y educativas

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Passports costs rise by 39% to pay for biometrics

Fingerprinting and facial scanning are costly procedures.

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Obtención de escenas tridimensionales a partir de vídeos y fotografías

Investigadores de la Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) han participado en el desarrollo de nuevas técnicas para la recuperación de escenas tridimensionales a partir de fotografías o secuencias de vídeo. La ventaja es que estas técnicas no requieren tener conocimiento sobre la escena ni sobre la posición o características internas de las cámaras.

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Software for safe bridges

There are roughly 120,000 bridges in Germany. In order for motorists, cyclists and pedestrians to cross them safely, they must be regularly inspected for damage. An image processing program automatically detects irregularities in the bridge material.

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