Sunday, 24 de July de 2016

Noticias y opinión en Visión Artificial


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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Advanced ID-Card Controller from STMicroelectronics Enhances Secure e-Government Services

ST23YR80 dual-mode IC supporting Elliptic Curves Cryptography and enhanced biometry increases security against electronic attacks.

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Nuevo producto IdentiPHI facilita la integración biométrica

IdentiPHI , un desarrollador de tecnologías biométricas, anunció el lanzamiento de su nuevo paquete de desarrollo de software, SAFauthenticator, el cual le permite a los usuarios agregar autenticación biométrica a las aplicaciones existentes. El nuevo paquete está específicamente diseñado para la integración de la solución biométrica SAFsolution 5 de IdentiPHI.

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Ecuador to conduct biometric screening of foreign arrivals

QUITO, Nov. 24 (Xinhua) -- Ecuador will apply a biometric system using fingerprints to control the entry of foreigners, Internal and External Security Minister Gustavo Larrea said Monday.

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Crean un sistema de lectura de cheques que descifra textos escritos a mano

Un equipo de investigadores del Instituto de Investigación Tecnológica (IIT), de Comillas (UPCO), ha desarrollado, junto al Instituto Tecnológico de Massachusetts (MIT), un sistema de lectura de cheques bancarios que descifra la escritura manual y permite automatizar las transacciones, agilizando las gestiones y reduciendo los errores.

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Robots with Emotions on Display at the ICT'08 Event in Lyon

Robots that develop and display emotions as they interact with humans, and become attached to them, will be exhibited at the ICT’08 event organized by the European Commission in Lyon next week.

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Giant Camera Tracks Asteroids

The camera will offer sharper, broader views of the sky.

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Futronic Launches FS22 Fingerprint Access Control Device

HONG KONG, - Futronic Technology Company Limited, a global provider of biometric software and hardware products, announces the commercial release of FS22, a high performance fingerprint access and attendance control device with Mifare.

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ABI Research: Biometrics Penetrating Consumer Markets

Long the domain of government and law enforcement agencies, biometric  systems are increasingly moving into the market for personal data management and security, according to a report from ABI Research.

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