Sunday, 29 de March de 2015

Noticias y opinión en Visión Artificial


Airports Propose Biometric Framework

AAAE and ACI-NA urged TSA/DHS to test biometric credentials and biometric access control systems at airports based on a framework developed jointly by the two organizations.

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Google Makes PDF Files Searchable

Google is using optical character recognition software to allow users to search Web-based PDF files. Google says the OCR technology will not only be used for indexing and searching PDFs, but may also be used for Google Book Search. Google's use of OCR for PDFs underscores the need for search engines to be able to scan multimedia content.

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Biometric database bill passes first vote

Knesset okays controversial biometrics bill, turns it over to Constitution, Law and Justice Committee for further legislation. If passed, will compel citizens to make fingerprints available to government, or risk jail.

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Fingerprint system to safeguard nursery

A LOUGHBOROUGH nursery is to become the first in the town - and possibly the borough - to install a state-of-the-art fingerprint recognition entry system.

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NSW Department of Corrective Services eyes-off local biometrics product

Australian biometrics specialist, Argus Solutions, has won an order from the NSW Department of Corrective Services (NSW DCS) for the supply of its identity management solution.

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Brit Police To Get Handheld Fingerprinting Devices

Britain is also considering a database to store all phone and e-mail traffic in the country. Such a database could store patterns of Web usage, including phone numbers dialed, Web sites visited and the e-mail addresses used. By the end of 2008, ID cards with biometric data such as fingerprints will be compulsory for non-European nationals.

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Una simple foto, el mejor ladrón de cerraduras

A partir de ahora no hará falta tener una llave para duplicarla, lo que abre todo tipo de dudas sobre la utilidad futura de este invento inmemorial. Científicos de la Universidad de San Diego han elaborado un programa de software que permite realizar un duplicado a través de una simple fotografía de la llave, aunque la imagen se haya obtenido a gran distancia o con un teléfono móvil.

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High security with Fujitsu palm vein biometric sensor

Fujitsu Europe Limited has announced its new PalmSecureTM Login Kit and Mouse Login Kit. These kits offer users high security through a palm vein biometric sensor and the convenience of master password control on desktop and mobile PCs.

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New 3-D image systems to provide reliable face biometrics

A novel 3-D face imaging system which will capture detailed images of people’s faces as they pass through high security zones has been developed by academics at the University of Hertfordshire.

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La Guardia Civil renueva su archivo de huellas dactilares y sustituye el sistema japonés por el americano, el mismo que utiliza el FBI

La Guardia Civil se encuentra en pleno proceso de renovación y digitalización de su sistema de archivo y cotejo de huellas dactilares. En unos meses, los agentes de Criminalística del Instituto Armado dispondrán de una base de datos con más de un millón de muestras.

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High-tech clues to facial cues

A new device helps people with Asperger's or autism interpret expressions of emotion.

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A Strategic Focus Analysis of Creating a Success of Biometrics in Government: Analysis the Latest Trends & How Vendors Can Make a Success of Opportunities

DUBLIN, Ireland, Oct 24, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/1b9887/creating_a_success) has announced the addition of the "Creating a Success of Biometrics in Government (Strategic Focus)" report to their offering.

 

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Survey Shows Strong Interest in SMS Privacy and Demand for Convenient Fingerprint Security in Cell Phones

MELBOURNE, Fla. --(Business Wire)-- According to a consumer survey conducted this month, a vast majority of cell phone users (89%) use the device for short message service (SMS) text messaging and transmitting photos and files, and nearly half (49%) send more than 5 text messages a day.

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GAO urges standardization of biometric data

The Government Accountability Office has recommended that agencies develop standards for the collection of biometric data. The lack of standards and the use of proprietary formats has inhibited information sharing, according to a new GAO report issued Oct. 15.

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Exchanging pictures to generate passwords?

Today, Ileana Buhan, a Romanian computer scientist, is presenting her PhD Thesis at the University of Twente in the Netherlands.

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EU Plans Backup Copy of European Civilization

A new online encyclopedia of European culture, called "Europeana," is set to debut in November. It's a rival to the Google Library Project, but also something else -- the start of a vast digital backup copy of what's in Europe's libraries, museums and national film collections.


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Mobile biometric scanners for all UK police

Handheld fingerprint readers will be rolled out to police across the United Kingdom from 2010 as part of the Project Midas scheme, allowing officers to perform on the spot ID checks without having to take suspects back to the station.

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BIO-key y identiMetrics proveen de un sistema biométrico a las escuelas

Dos compañías de biometría, BIO-key International y identiMetrics, anunciaron el nuevo lanzamiento de su tecnología de escaneo de huellas digitales, utilizada en las escuelas para autenticar la inscripción de un estudiante en el programa federal de almuerzos gratuitos o a precio reducido.

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AOptix extiende sus límites hasta la biometría del iris

Esta compañía ha creado un sistema que invierte la interfaz tradicional máquina-sujeto para facilitar la ubicación de la persona y la captura de la imagen

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Australia to launch border control biometrics

After seven years testing border control biometrics, Australian Customs Service says every Australian international airport will be equipped with SmartGate by June 2009.

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