The computer-based facial recognition industry has made many useful advancements in the past decade; however, the need for higher accuracy remains. Through the determination and commitment of industry, government evaluations, and organized standards bodies, growth and progress will continue, raising the bar for face-recognition technology.

The Beginning of the Robot Age

This is not a horror movie. This is real life. Hiroshi Ishiguro Laboratories in Japan have created a teleoperated android that has similar appearance of the original person. The first Geminoid HI-4 has sixteen degrees of freedom that allows itself to behave like actual humans, 12 located in the head and 4 in the body. It’s plastic skull, metal skeleton, and silicone skin features the artistic sense that contributes to the formation of new technology.