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Face rec in China

Current facial recognition technology can do more than guess your age, as businesses are finding out (Global Times)

Concluding quote:

Besides traditional application for a secure entry or time clock system, facial recognition technology can be used in other fields such as remote identification.

The market for facial recognition technology is ultimately decided by the population. China has an immense population, which makes it a potentially huge market, according to the report from Bosi Data Research Center.

“But customers should know that multimodal biometric identification is much safer than single biometric identification, especially when the technology is used in finance,” Lü said. “We can’t ensure the facial recognition technology can be 100 percent accurate, and it’s safer if you can use other biometric identification together.”

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