February 21, 2018
Tech company Nvidia announced Thursday that it has partnered with AI developer Any Vision to bring a new type of surveillance technology to smart cities.
.@AnyVision_BT has joined our Metropolis Software Partner Program. Its AI-powered facial recognition helps reduce vandalism, monitor crime and find missing persons. https://t.co/613Ar9vEWt pic.twitter.com/mSPnmJWP5A
— NVIDIA Embedded (@NVIDIAEmbedded) February 15, 2018
Both companies are working on bringing automatic facial recognition into closed-circuit television surveillance cameras, Mashable reports.
According to Anyvision, the technology can continuously scan for faces 24/7, and automatically identify and track individuals with 99% accuracy. Then the systems algorithms, with the help of human monitors, will compare identified faces with criminal databases.The technology is also meant to be scalable across platforms, from smartphones to computers.
This article was posted: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 8:11 am