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Facial Recognition

Atheer founder Allen Yang models a prototype of his company's 3D facial recognition glasses. (CBS)

Bay Area Researcher Developing Facial Recognition Glasses To Help Stop Crime

Google Glass launched the first eyeglass computer. But soon a Mountain View startup will begin selling a 3D version with technology so sophisticated it could help crime fighters stop crime before it happens.

02/04/2014

PayPal

PayPal Testing Facial Recognition Program To Verify Mobile Payments

Recently kicking off in London borough Richmond upon Thames, the test includes 12 different merchants set up to accept PayPal payments, according to the company.

08/08/2013

Facedeals, a Facebook app uses facial recognition to offer customers discounts at businesses. (redpepper)

Facebook App Uses Facial Recognition To Provide Deals

How much is your personal privacy worth to you? A new Facebook app uses facial recognition to offer customers discounts at businesses.

08/14/2012

Facebook

Facebook Buys Facial-Recognition Tech Company

Facebook is bringing one of its long-term vendors, facial-recognition technology company Face.com, in-house.

06/18/2012