Real-Time Facial Recognition Is Available, But Will U.S. Police Buy It? : NPR
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NEC Corporation of America already supplies many American jurisdictions with still photo facial recognition. Now the company says it’s getting law enforcement inquiries about its real-time facial recognition.
You’ve seen it in the movies for years: Security cameras find a face in a crowd, and — Enhance! — a computer comes up with a name. In real life, facial recognition was too error-prone to work that quickly, especially with live video streams.
But now the Hollywood fantasy is coming true.
Read this interesting NPR news article HERE