Panasonic Begins Offering API for Facial Recognition Utilizing Deep Learning Technology

OSAKA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov 25, 2019– Panasonic Corporation announced that starting November 25, 2019, the company will begin offering an application programming interface (API) for its facial recognition technology to the market in Japan. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191125005296/en/[1] Facial recognition API usage scenario (Graphic: Business Wire) Panasonic first began R&D into facial recognition in...

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Press Release: JPD Officers Involved in Mario Clark Case Face Termination for Multiple Violations – Jackson, MS

(JACKSON, Miss.) – Mayor Chokwe A. Lumumba and Jackson Police Chief James Davis have terminated three police officers and their supervisor based on the findings of an internal affairs investigation into the Mario Clark case. The investigation revealed multiple violations of the officers’ general orders. According to the findings, the officers also failed to file the necessary reports concerning the...

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Face Recognition Technology

Facial recognition systems are built on computer programs that analyze images of human faces for the purpose of identifying them. Unlike many other biometric systems, facial recognition can be used for general surveillance in combination with public video cameras, and it can be used in a passive way that doesn’t require the knowledge, consent, or participation of the subject. The...

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