Noticias y opinión en Visión Artificial
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!
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.
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).
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.
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?
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
It's quite simple, actually: you don't have to touch anything.
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.
Companies who manufacture biometric security systems are going to make a fortune by 2012, reports Dubai-based bi-me.com.
MUNSTER, Ind. — The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles is restricting glasses, hats, scarves — and even smiles — in driver's license photographs.
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.
A new research has suggested that 3D laser scans of peoples faces could be a more strong option in spotting terrorists.
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.
Study shows consumers prefer finger biometrics
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.
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.
Nuevo sistema será para combatir delitos
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.
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.
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 ...