Sunday, January 25, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
NVIDIA Comments On GeForce GTX 970 Memory Allocation Reports
Google Comments On Lack Of Security Patches On Older Android Phones
Sony is Offering Old Games To Settle The 2011 PlayStation Network Breach
Sony Postpones Earnings Announcement
January Windows 10 Build Released Through The Windows Insider Program
Flexible Computers Are Stil Away From Reality
China Denies Microsoft Outlook Hacking Allegations
A Look at Microsoft's New Spartan Browser
Active Discussions
HELP!!!
full screen wide screen
UDF errors
Hi
The Simplest Way to Download KODAK HERO 7.1 Driver
About the restriction problem of chapter quantity in DVD
Booktype utilities for LiteON and OEM DVD Recorders
downgrade a nero vision 5 project to nero vision 2
 Home > News > General Computing > Faceboo...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, June 18, 2012
Facebook Buys Facial-recognition App Developer


Facebook said Monday it was buying Face.com, the company that now provides facial-recognition technology used by the world's largest social network to help users identify and tag photos.

"By working with Facebook directly, and joining their team, we'll have more opportunities to build amazing products that will be employed by consumers - that's all we've ever wanted to do," the Face.com team wrote in a blog post.

Facebook's features related to sharing and handling of photos is powered by Face.com's technology - scanning of a user's uploaded photo, comparing faces in the snapshots with previous pictures and matching faces and suggest name tags. However, the same technology has spurred concerns about user privacy.

Facebook did not disclose terms of the deal, which is expected to close in coming weeks.


Previous
Next
Intel Buys Wireless Technology Patents From InterDigital        All News        Governments Keep Asking Google To Remove Online Content
Intel Buys Wireless Technology Patents From InterDigital     General Computing News      Governments Keep Asking Google To Remove Online Content

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Facebook To Limit Fake News Stories
Deloitte Report Says That Facebook Adds More Than $200 billion to Global Economy
Facebook Seeks To Advance Its Virtual Reality Business
Facebook Steps Into The Office
Facebook Introduces AMBER Alerts
Facebook Buys QuickFire
Facebook And Android Top Digital Trends For 2014
Dutch Privacy Watchdog Probes Facebook
Facebook Says No To 'dislike' button
Facebook Develops Virtual Assistant
Facebook Makes Search Easier
Facebook Introduces the Facebook Groups App And FB Techwire

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .