All items tagged with "facial recognition"

Apple Supplier Uses Facial Recognition Technology To Screen For Underage Workers

iSlave-iPhone-5-Foxconn

In the wake of the news concerning the 15-year-old employee who died after working on the iPhone 5c production line, Apple supplier Pegatron has revealed the high tech measures it goes to in order to avoid hiring underage workers.

According to Pegatron, the Taiwanese manufacturing firm has been employing facial recognition technology since earlier this year to screen for such an occurrence.

Read the rest of this post »

Apple Patent Details Facial Recognition Plans For Macs & iOS Devices

Apple Patent Details Facial Recognition Plans For Macs & iOS Devices

A recently discovered Apple patent reveals that the Cupertino company could be planning to introduction facial recognition technology to its Mac and iOS devices. The system would allow users to login to multi-user machines using only their face, much like the facial recognition feature recently introduced to Google’s Android operating system.

Read the rest of this post »