Biometric Capture

Biometric technology becomes commonplace in wearable cameras and beyond

Implications - Biometric technology is finding unique applications in the camera market as consumers become more comfortable with it. Whether it's functional qualities, such as facial recognition in security cameras, or interactive features, such as brain-wave reading wearables, this progression ultimately speaks to a desire for more organic interaction between humans and devices.
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This Year and Untested Top 6 Examples: 4,725 Total Clicks Dec 13 - Feb 16
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Facial Recognition Security Cameras - The iCamPRO Smart Security Camera Features 360-Degree Coverage
SCORE: 4.7
This Year and Mild 852 Clicks Pub: Dec 22, 15
Facial Recognition Security Cameras
The iCamPRO Smart Security Camera Features 360-Degree Coverage
The cost of protecting one’s home is going down exponentially thanks to the advent of connected home peripherals like the iCamPRO Smart Security Camera. Designed with facial recognition... [More]
Road Rage-Detecting Cameras - This Technology Uses Cameras to Detect Angry and Irritated Drivers
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Untested 1,342 Clicks Pub: Mar 18, 14
Road Rage-Detecting Cameras
This Technology Uses Cameras to Detect Angry and Irritated Drivers
Swiss scientists are developing emotion-detecting cameras that could be located in cars to film drivers’ faces and ascertain their emotional state. Facial expression reading technology can... [More]
Emotion-Recognizing Smart Glasses - The Emotient App Will Let Google Glass Read Human Emotion
SCORE: 2.7
Untested 1,145 Clicks Pub: Mar 11, 14
Emotion-Recognizing Smart Glasses
The Emotient App Will Let Google Glass Read Human Emotion
The Emotient app is adding a completely new dimension to the already incredibly powerful Google Glass. The app will allow users to read human emotions with the app just by looking at them. The... [More]
Brainwave-Controlled Cameras - Neurocam is a Hands Free Camera that Uses Brain Activity
SCORE: 3.2
Untested 948 Clicks Pub: Dec 12, 13
Brainwave-Controlled Cameras
Neurocam is a Hands Free Camera that Uses Brain Activity
In addition to the ever growing trend of wearable technology, Japanese product designers at Neurowear have created a completely hands-free camera prototype called the Neurocam. The wearable camera... [More]
Comprehensive Security Cameras - This Home Monitoring Camera Includes Face and Voice Recognition
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This Year and Untested 168 Clicks Pub: Feb 20, 16
Comprehensive Security Cameras
This Home Monitoring Camera Includes Face and Voice Recognition
While there are unquestionably a lot of home monitoring cameras out there on the market, none of them are as fun to use as the Silk Labs Sense camera. The camera is manufactured by the Silk Labs... [More]
Emotion-Detecting Cameras - Researchers Introduce Emotion-Detecting Camera for Cars
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Untested 270 Clicks Pub: Mar 17, 14
Emotion-Detecting Cameras
Researchers Introduce Emotion-Detecting Camera for Cars
Researchers at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, working alongside PSA Peugeot Citroen, bring forth an emotion-detecting automobile camera, with facial recognition that enables drivers to... [More]