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Genesis to Introduce ‘Face Connect’ to Replace Car Keys with Facial Recognition

Genesis to Introduce ‘Face Connect’ to Replace Car Keys with Facial Recognition

SEOUL, Sept. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Genesis, the independent luxury brand of Hyundai Motor Co., has completed the development of ‘Face Connect,’ a new technology that uses facial recognition to open or lock vehicles and automatically cater to the driver’s needs. The cutting-edge technology, which will appear first on the Genesis’ GV60 SUV, recognizes the [...]

Industry Leading SAFR Facial Recognition for Live Video Integrated with Geutebrück VMS

Industry Leading SAFR Facial Recognition for Live Video Integrated with Geutebrück VMS

SEATTLE, April 12 (Korea Bizwire) – SAFR from RealNetworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNWK) today announced that its SAFR facial recognition system for live video is now integrated with the Geutebrück G-Core VMS (Video Management System). SAFR for Geutebrück is an AI layer that runs on top of the G-Core VMS which provides advanced video analytics that save [...]

Privacy Concerns over Thermal Imaging Cameras with Facial Recognition Functions

Privacy Concerns over Thermal Imaging Cameras with Facial Recognition Functions

SEOUL, Oct. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Some types of thermal imaging cameras with facial recognition functions turned out to be collecting what some deem as excessive personal information automatically in the process of checking body temperatures. The Personal Information Protection Commission is set to launch an investigation over the functions of the face recognition thermal [...]

AI Facial Recognition to Prevent Substitute Test-taking

AI Facial Recognition to Prevent Substitute Test-taking

SEOUL, June 3 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean IT giant Naver Corp., in collaboration with the YBM Korea TOEIC Committee, will introduce a facial recognition system using AI technology to identify TOEIC English-language test takers. The system, to be introduced on Saturday, uses artificial intelligence (AI) technology to compare pictures submitted during the speaking test [...]

SAFR™ for Security Enables Genetec Inc. Customers to Benefit from Facial Recognition

SAFR™ for Security Enables Genetec Inc. Customers to Benefit from Facial Recognition

SEATTLE, Apr. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — RealNetworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNWK), a leader in digital media software and services, today announced the immediate worldwide availability of its SAFR™ for Security facial recognition solution for Genetec Security Center. SAFR for Security enhances Security Center deployments with high-performance facial recognition, achieving 99.86 percent accuracy. This enables scaling with [...]

Government Complex Adopts Facial Recognition System after Successful Trial

Government Complex Adopts Facial Recognition System after Successful Trial

SEJONG, Feb. 22 (Korea Bizwire) – The Government Buildings Management Office – operating four of South Korea’s major government complexes in Sejong, Daejeon, Gwacheon, and Seoul – is officially implementing a facial recognition identification system after the success of a one-month trial.  According to officials on Tuesday, the accuracy rate of the system has reached [...]

Korea to Implement New Mobile Systems for Social Affairs

Korea to Implement New Mobile Systems for Social Affairs

SEOUL, May 11 (Korea Bizwire) – The Ministry of the Interior revealed yesterday that it will implement new mobile systems for social affairs. Over the course of a three-year plan, up to 3,000 social affairs services will become available from smartphones.  Social affairs services include the issuance of various types of documents such as resident [...]

Ford and Intel Research Demonstrates the Future of In-Car Personalization and Mobile Interior Imaging Technology

Ford and Intel Research Demonstrates the Future of In-Car Personalization and Mobile Interior Imaging Technology

DEARBORN, Mich. June 25 (Korea Bizwire)–As vehicles become an integral part of the Internet of Things, Ford and  Intel are researching new opportunities for the connected car, including  giving drivers the ability to remotely peer into their car using a  smartphone, or a vehicle that could identify its owner using facial  recognition software. The joint [...]