Facial recognition is a booming business! It has transformed the way we live in 2019, opening up exciting possibilities and posing new dangers. At present, we use facial recognition when unlocking a smartphone or laptop, but it will soon play a major role in everything right from booking a taxi to ordering food.
Facial recognition is a form of biometric authentication that uses body measurements to verify your identity. It identifies people by measuring the unique shape and structure of the face. While the tech is highly controversial, with privacy as a point of concern, it leads to creating applications that serve a different purpose. Today, a bunch of companies right from startups to tech giants are selling face recognition services to hotels, retail stores and other places.