facial recognition

Facebook is spending $60 million to recognize your face

Jun 20, 2012
The social giant bets big on facial recognition software, but what is it using that information for?
Posted In: Facebook, facial recognition, privacy, Kindle, Amazon, harry potter

Did Alec Baldwin really need to stop playing Words With Friends?

Dec 9, 2011
How important is it to turn off gizmos on a plane?
Posted In: Travel, wifi, Kindle, iPad, phones, smartphones, hulu, facial recognition

Hulu rolls out facial recognition

Dec 8, 2011
Where do you know that actor from?
Posted In: hulu, facial recognition

Ice Cream Sandwich debuts

Oct 19, 2011
"We wanted to have the most advanced operating system we could build combined with the stupidest name imaginable," a Google spokesperson didn't...
Posted In: android, facial recognition, ice cream sandwich, nfc, Tech Report

Cops will see if your face rings a bell

Jul 13, 2011
Facial recognition software could roll out to police in the U.S. as soon as this fall. A device that attaches to an iPhone can snap a picture, up...
Posted In: facial recognition, police

Connecticut AG concerned about Facialrecognitionbook

Jun 17, 2011
George Jepsen is the Attorney General for Connecticut and he's seeking a meeting with Facebook to discuss the company's use of facial recognition...
Posted In: Facebook, facial recognition, Law, markey, privacy

Facebook will learn your face unless you tell it to stop

Jun 9, 2011
Facebook has been rolling out facial recognition software to its users for several months now. And unless you've turned it off, you're available to be recognized.
Posted In: Internet, Facebook, facial recognition