How Forensic Face Recognition Works

How Forensic Face Recognition Works

There is a misconception that law enforcement agencies in the U.S. use automated face recognition to actively surveil public spaces. Such a dragnet of mass real-time identification and surveillance would be a violation of the Fourth Amendment to the United States...
10 Steps for Selecting a Face Recognition Algorithm

10 Steps for Selecting a Face Recognition Algorithm

Step #1: Understand your application Common face recognition applications include forensic search, real-time screening, identity deduplication, and access control. Each application will involve different types of facial imagery (constrained or unconstrained) and will...
Evergreen Licensing

Evergreen Licensing

Perhaps no technology is improving as rapidly as automated face recognition. For example, over the last four years Rank One has reduced the False Non-Match Rate of our algorithm by over 50x:Other face recognition vendors are similarly improving their accuracy at a...
Emerging Trends in Commercial Face Recognition

Emerging Trends in Commercial Face Recognition

On Thursday, November 29th, 2018, I presented this topic at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) International Face Performance Conference (IFPC) in Gaithersburg, MD. “And suddenly, face recognition technology was everywhere…”...