Face recognition tool to help find missing children

A new facial recognition computer tool can help a missing child meet his/her parents by rapidly and accurately matching pictures with their biological parents.

New algorithm can outsmart humans in recognising faces

Researchers have developed a new algorithm that has for the first time allowed a computer to outperform humans when attempting to distinguish between faces.

Facebook buys face recognition startup, Face.com

Facebook has acquired a startup specializing in software that lets computers recognize people`s faces in digital images, ` Face.com`.

Black-billed Magpies can recognize humans

They are not much sensitive to smell so it is likely that they use vision to recognise.

Soon, facial recognition software to identify people from online pics

Netizens could soon be able to identify people from photographs posted on the internet, all thanks to a revolutionary software being developed by Face.com.