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December 08 2011

22:16

"Find my face" - Google+ photo app now with facial recognition (opt-in of course)

TechCrunch :: No, Google is not launching super-creepy facial recognition, so put those pitchforks down. But it is introducing a new feature to Google+’s photo app, which now makes it a bit easier to quickly tag your friends. It’s called ‘Find My Face’, and while the name leads me to recall scenes in the classic Nic Cage/John Travolta film Face/Off, it’s a feature that plenty of users will find handy.

Continue to read Jason Kincaid, techcrunch.com

July 23 2011

14:07

Google acquires facial recognition technology company PittPatt

Wall Street Journal :: Google has acquired a seven-year-old company that develops facial-recognition technology for images and video, though the Web-search giant didn’t say what it plans to do with it. The company, called Pittsburgh Pattern Recognition, or PittPatt, is run by three “image analysis” and “pattern recognition” specialists with PhD’s from Carnegie Mellon University, according to its site. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed.

Continue to read Amir Efrati, blogs.wsj.com

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