Friday, July 31, 2020

FaceRec Got Rekt

from here and here

You may have rightfully suspected this was the case, but now there's an actual study that finds that face recognition doesn't work so well when you cover your face (and the more you cover the worse it gets), which everyone should be doing right now to protect against the spread of COVID-19. That should really interfere with the use of face recognition in surveillance.