Data Science Investment Counter —Funding raised by UK data science companies in 2018.
£ 5.640 Million
facial recognition

New research from FDNA, a leader in artificial intelligence and precision medicine, suggests that facial analysis can now detect genetic disorders much more efficiently. This new technology, the scientists who worked on the study said, will add significant value in personalised care and will become a standard among deep learning based genomic tools. The paper is […]

Facial recognition software was trialled on Monday in central London to fight soaring crime in the capital. This is the first time such technology is utilised in London. It was deployed by the Metropolitan Police in Soho, Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square, searching for suspects wanted by the force or the courts. The Met has stated […]

Today in Big Brother (Большой Брат?) news: Russian capital Moscow is going to pimp up its (massive) network of CCTV cameras with sophisticated facial recognition software, with the apparent aim of tracking criminals as they roam the city’s streets. The system was created by Russian AI company NTechLab (the owner of controversial deanonymising company FindFace) and […]

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