IBM to Exit Facial Recognition Business Over Potential for Misuse
IBM is pulling out of the facial recognition market and is calling for "a national dialogue" on the technology's use in law enforcement.
3D-Printed Head Bypasses Facial Recognition in Flagship Android Phones
An iPhone X and four Android smartphones were put to the test.
Huawei Teases ‘Mate 10’ Device With Subtle Jab at Apple
Just days after Apple unveiled its iPhone X and hyped its new neural engine that brings artificial intelligence and augmented reality to smartphones, Chinese competitor Huawei is taking aim at the device.
iPhone 8 Facial Recognition Tech to Work “in the Millionths of a Second”: Report
Rumors suggest Apple is having trouble getting Touch ID to work underneath a glass screen and instead might use facial recognition on iPhone 8.
Qualcomm Unveils Improved Depth-Sensing Camera for Android Devices
The advances will feature in the company's Qualcomm Spectra Module Program, capable of improved biometric authentication and high-resolution depth sensing for mobile devices and head mounted displays.
iPhone 8’s Facial Recognition May Support Apple Pay, ‘Multi’ Biometrics, Third-Party Apps
Leaked firmware suggests the facial recognition system in Apple's upcoming "iPhone 8" will support payments, "multi" biometrics and support for third-party apps.
iPhone 8 Could Mute Notifications Upon Facial Recognition
The latest code discovery to emerge from Apple's HomePod firmware may hint that the "iPhone 8" will silence notification sounds when a person is looking at their device.
Apple Will Reportedly Replace Touch ID with 3-D Face Scanning on ‘iPhone 8’
A new report from Bloomberg suggests that Apple intends to introduce facial recognition technology in the next iPhone that will replace Touch ID. Citing a person familiar with Apple's future product plans, the report notes that the company's new 3-D face scanning feature will be able to authenticate a user within a few hundred milliseconds. The report...
Supplier Confirms 3D Facial Recognition Sensor Shipments Ahead of ‘iPhone 8’ Release
iPhone camera lens supplier has confirmed it will ship 3D sensors in the second half of 2017.
Newspaper Claims LG will Supply iPhone 8’s 3D Facial Recognition Modules
The Korea Economic Daily claims LG's "new facility investment" worth $238.5 million will be dedicated to Apple's orders.
Samsung Galaxy S8 to Employ Facial-Recognition for Mobile Payments
The smartphone will blend fingerprint, iris and facial detection to verify users accessing Samsung Pay.
Apple Reportedly Acquires Israeli Facial Recognition Firm RealFace [u]
Apple acquired Israeli startup RealFace for an estimated $2 million.