Bloomberg: Facebook Can’t Avoid Privacy Suit Over Biometric Face Prints. “Facebook Inc. failed again to get out of a lawsuit alleging its photo scanning technology flouts users’ privacy rights. 49 more words
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”Two friends have beat million-to-one odds to crack the facial recognition on the iPhone X – after discovering it accepted both their faces,” Shivali Best reports for The Mirror. 213 more words
Facial recognition technology is becoming ever more present and used in our day-to-day lives, whether it be by law enforcement and governments through CCTV networks and other camera systems, to tight integration in our smart devices, with the most recent high profile example of this being Apple’s recently announced iPhone X smartphone. 51 more words
Youngsters! Pfft. They all look alike!
No, really, they do if you’re the Face ID facial recognition system in Apple’s iPhone X. Specifically, twins, siblings and look-alikes can trip false authentications. 955 more words
”Since the invention of the password, you’ve been told to keep yours a secret,” Alfred Ng writes for CNET. “Now Apple wants your password to be your most public feature: your face.” 330 more words