If youre looking for proof of Chinas technological innovations, you better check out Face++. It is a Beijing-based company that specializes in facial recognition, this company is slowly striving to attract the attention of the western countries. As seen in movies, we often witness people enter their private accounts or an establishment through the means of facial recognition. Usually, it is used for criminal control and security access. That is what the people behind the Face++ are envisioning for the future.Face++ is co-founded by a PhD candidate from the Columbia University and a former Microsoft engineer who studied at Tsinghua University in Beijing. Face++ works by using the computers vision and data mining to detect, recognise and analyse the faces of different people. It analyses 83 points on the human face to distinguish features, emotions and other recognizable elements on the face. This software gives fast and accurate data when detecting different faces. It can detect a face from an image or a video, the position or the illumination and other elements of the video or photo won’t affect the process of detecting the face. When using a mobile phone, it has the capacity to detect 20 frames per second and 16x16 pixel face area.Face recognition can give a great impact in our world today. It can give a great boost in the way people interact everyday with other people and also to the different services that they are availing. This can also be of great help to the government when it comes to identifying criminals which are caught in the CCTV. It can also be used to experience a smooth transactions to shops and restaurants because by just scanning the face of the person, he or she can pay for the things that they had bought.Want to know more about this awesome device? Follow this link!
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