Tag Archives: Face

VG Siddhartha: A face beyond his coffee business

Last week, everyone across Karnataka, or maybe across India, was glued to the television to find out the fate of one man — VG Siddhartha. For many, he was largely an unknown face. The few who knew him were aware only of his identity as owner of Café Coffee Day (CCD) — a chain he had built since… Read More »

Social Media Data Mining, Face Recognition Tools to Be Given to Security Agencies: Home Minister

HIGHLIGHTS Cybercrimes posing “big challenge” to security establishment: Singh Terrorists using the “dark Internet” to recruit operatives, he said “We have created a cyber-security division in the home ministry” Security agencies are trying to obtain new software and improved face-recognition technology to enable themselves to dig deeper into social media about a criminal whose record is unavailable in… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S10 to Do Away With Iris Scanner, In-Display Fingerprint Sensor and 3D Face Unlock Tipped

Samsung could do away with iris scanning in the Galaxy S10, only two years after debuting it with the Galaxy Note 7, the media reported. According to a report in South Korean publication The Bell, the tech giant is already developing parts for the upcoming Galaxy S10 smartphone but has no plans to include an iris scanning module like in… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury With Wireless Charging, Face Unlock Launched: Price, Specifications

Samsung has been expected to launch a lite variant of the Galaxy S8 for quite some time. A new smartphone by the South Korean giant has been officially unveiled in China and instead of Galaxy S8 Mini or Galaxy S8 Lite – as were the rumours previously – the company is calling it Galaxy S Light Luxury model. According to the specifications,… Read More »

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 Gets Face Unlock, April Security Patch, and More With OTA Update

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 has received its first major update just 10 days after its launch in India. In the new update that’s rolling out to the ZenFone Max Pro M1, Asushas introduced its Face Recognition feature, alongside improvements in battery, camera, fingerprint sensor, and gyroscope. It also brings the Android security patch for April 2018. The ZenFone Max Pro… Read More »

iPhone SE 2 Without Earphone Jack, Face ID to Launch in May: Report

iPhone SE 2 has been rumoured to launch as a successor to the two-year-old iPhone SE for quite some time now. Over the last few months, many leaks and speculations have pointed towards the announcement of Apple’s next compact iPhone. As per new reports, Apple will launch the long-awaited iPhone SE 2 in May this year. While it is expected that the Cupertino, California-based… Read More »

Facebook Must Face Class Action Over Facial Recognition: US Judge

A US federal judge ruled on Monday that Facebook must face a class action lawsuit alleging that the social network unlawfully used a facial recognition process on photos without user permission. The ruling adds to the privacy woes that have been mounting against Facebook for weeks, since it was disclosed that the personal information of millions of users was harvested by the political… Read More »

Honor 7A With Dual Cameras, Dual Speakers, Face Unlock to Launch on April 2

HIGHLIGHTS Honor 7A will be announced on April 2 Invite suggests the presence of dual cameras and dual speakers Phone may also have the face unlock feature Huawei sub-brand Honor will launch a new mid-range smartphone in the market next week – the Honor 7A. The company has reportedly sent out invites for an event to be held on April 2… Read More »

Lava Z91 With 18:9 Display, Face Unlock Launched in India: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS Lava Z91 comes with 5.7-inch HD+ full view display All five fingers can be used as shortcuts to open apps Phone comes with Rs. 2,000 cashback offer from Airtel Lava on Wednesday expanded its Z-range of smartphones with the launch of a new model – the Lava Z91. The company has four smartphones in its Z-series- Lava Z60, Lava Z70, Lava Z80,… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S10 to Feature Apple Face ID-Like Tech: Report

Samsung’s Galaxy S flagship series is celebrating its tenth anniversary next year, and rumours suggest it is planning a grand upgrade much like what Apple did with the iPhone X late last year. According to reports, Samsung is pushing for a new 3D sensing camera algorithm that would reportedly be used to create a face recognition technology similar to Apple’s Face… Read More »