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Facial Recognition and Law Enforcement

Face-recognition technology is quickly becoming more common. Should we be concerned? It’s being used to unlock phones, clear customs, identify immigrants and solve crimes. In the Video Op-Ed above, Clare Garvie demands the United States government hit pause on face recognition. She argues that while this convenient technology may seem benign to those who feel […]

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Can an AI Learn The Concept of Pose And Appearance?

Two Minute Papers examines the paper “HoloGAN: Unsupervised learning of 3D representations from natural images.”

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Exploring Face Detection and Recognition
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Exploring Face Detection and Recognition

In my final article for MSDN, I explore the nuts and bolts of face detection. Detecting Faces It’s important to point out two distinct terms that are often used interchangeably: face detection and face recognition. Face detection, as the name implies, is limited to detecting the presence of faces in an image. Face recognition involves […]

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Build Real Time Face Detection With JavaScript

In this video, Web Dev Simplified sets up real time face detection through a webcam using AI (in JavaScript!). By the end of this video you will have fully functional real time face detection on your site which can be used with any webcam or phone camera. Materials/References: GitHub Code: https://github.com/WebDevSimplified/Face-Detection-JavaScriptFace API Library: https://github.com/justadudewhohacks/face-api.js Models […]

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Hong Kong Protests And Sustainability In Fashion

BBC Click takes look at how technology is used by protesters in Hong Kong and investigates if tech can make the fashion industry more sustainable.

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Is AI Watching You?

Here’s a thought provoking video I whipped up about the rise of computer vision in surveillance systems.

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Facial Recognition is Watching You, Yes You

Bloomberg has a look at the advancements in facial recognition and why the technology’s advance is so alarming to regulators, the public, and even the people developing it.

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Researchers teach neural networks to determine crowd emotions
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Researchers teach neural networks to determine crowd emotions

Analyzing people’s social behavior with the use of images and videos is one of the most popular tasks for AI. Researchers have achieved a rather high quality in group-level emotion recognition, but until now it remained impossible to implement this development on a mass scale. The problem was the requirement of most video systems for […]

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A Chinese subway is experimenting with facial recognition to pay for fares
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Subway System in China is Experimenting with Facial Recognition to Pay Fares

In something straight out of science fiction, the high tech city of Shenzhen, a local subway operator is testing facial recognition subway access, powered by a 5G network. From the article: The trial is limited to a single station thus far, and it’s not immediately clear how this will work for twins or lookalikes. People […]

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