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Startup develops a technology to identify character by face analysis

Terrorist can no more hide their faces!

Fingerprint scanning is widely used at airports and public places to identify potential threats. The technology is helping authorities to track criminals from long time. New age of technology brings new methods to ease the process and avoid major contingencies. Like facial recognition, a technology that can analyze and identify people via face analysis. Taking a next step ahead, Tel Aviv based Startup has introduced a unique tech, which can instantly identify person’s character just by scanning the face. It can identify various personality traits like intelligent, researcher, poker player, promoter, offender, pedophile and the most important one a terrorist.

Faception claims to provide face recognition with 80% accuracy. The technology can be implemented in offices, homes, public places, malls, stadiums, airports, etc. It works through camera to capture faces and then with the help of an algorithm, it defines the personality traits. Researchers does not go with the claim believe, it is still not accurate for a computer to identify persons character via image or face. Ethically it is necessary to go with existing test and trails to confirm a person’s identity, not just face analysis.

Faception brings first computer vision that works with machine learning to profile people. Revealing someone personality with the help of tech is a tough task. It is not necessary that people of common face design share common characters. Such technology requires a lot of test until it is finalized to serve society. Faception is designed to analyze face via camera, video stream, database, etc. depending on its internal image algorithm it can catalog a person to a category. Although the technology is introduced, it can help only if it is perfect. It can be ideal for public places, home security, and place where it is hard to afford a costly security setup.

Takeaways:

  • Israel based Startup Faception brings a new face recognition technology that can via face analysis, classify character.
  • Overall Faception has raised $125K in seed finding in single round.
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