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Facial recognition: Coming to a gadget near you


Facial recognition may be used to 'personalise' experiences and enhance personal security. — AFP Relaxnews

Facial recognition may be used to 'personalise' experiences and enhance personal security. — AFP Relaxnews

Imagine walking into a store where a robot greets you by name, lets you know that your online order is ready, and then suggests other products you might want pick up.

Facial recognition is making that possible as the technology gains traction in a range of consumer products, automobiles, and retail and hotel services, in addition to its longstanding but controversial use in law enforcement and security.

   

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