face recognition


Researchers Taken Facial Recognition in VR to a New Level

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Researchers from Australia, New Zealand and India have used facial recognition technology to use users’ expressions to trigger actions in virtual environments, potentially reducing the need for hand-held controllers. Smiling, frowning …

Tags:face recognition| HMI| R&D (Research & Development)| Virtual Reality

TrinamiX Gets Certification for Infrared Face Detection Under OLEDs

by Milos Pavlovic

What They Say MobileIDWorld reported that TrinamiX of Germany, a developer of under the camera IR facial recognition systems (and part of BASF), reported that its under-display cameras have been certified by the Android …

Tags:face recognition| OLEDs| Under-Display Cameras

Bloomberg Discusses Apple’s Touch ID

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Bloomberg said in its Power On subscription newsletter that it believes that Apple is working on putting Face ID in (or under) the display, but will not put in-screen Touch ID …

Tags:Apple| face recognition| iPhone

Vive Face Tracker Now Being Offered

by Bob Raikes

What They Say HTC has made available a face tracking option for its Vive Pro headset for $129.99. There are 60p dual cameras that are said to track 38 facial movements in the lips, …

Tags:Augmented Reality| face recognition| Mixed Reality| Virtual Reality

TrinamiX Has 3D imaging solution behind OLED

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Trinamix GmbH of Germany, a BASF company, has a new 3D imaging solution that it says can be used for secure face authentication when mounted behind an OLED on a mobile …

Tags:face recognition| Germany| Mobile Phones| OLEDs

What Bob Saw on the Net 20/05/2019

by Bob Raikes

Most days, our editor, Bob, spends some time looking around the net for news. Here are some articles and links that he thought worth sharing… (note that registration or subscriptions may be required!) Insight …

Tags:Apple| DOOH| face recognition| Game Playing| HDR - High Dynamic Range| HTC| Legislation| OTT Video| Outdoor Displays| Reorganisation & Restructuring| Steam Consoles| Tivo| USA| Virtual Reality

ANQ Develops Digital Signage Platform with Facial Recognition Tech

by Andrew Fenn

UK-based digital retail communications firm ANQ has used facial recognition technology from Omron Electronic Components Europe to create a digital signage platform that allows clients to deliver tailor-made content to their customers based on …

Tags:DOOH| face recognition| Large Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 22

Boring iPhone X May Just be Revolutionary After All

by Steve Sechrist

While traveling this past week to LA, I ran into another house guest at my AirBnB. Anne, a millennial Muscovite who works in IT security and was well briefed on the new iPhone X. …

Tags:Apple| face recognition| Gaze Recognition| iPhone| Mobile Apps| Vol 24 - Issue 35

MindMaze Trying to Track Faces

by Bob Raikes

MindMaze is a start-up that is developing face tracking that is said to be compatible with any VR headset as it uses low cost electrodes in the foam padding around the headset to detect …

Tags:AR/VR| face recognition| Mobile Display Monitor| Virtual Reality| Vol 24 - Issue 21