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  • A whiff of dystopian creepiness has long wafted in the air whenever facial recognition has come up. Books, movies and television shows have portrayed the technology as mainly a tool of surveillance and social control - aimed by unseen others at you, for their purposes, not your own.Apple sought to reverse that equation Tuesday with the long-anticipated release of its 10th-anniversary smartphone, the iPhone X. It replaces the fingerprint sensor previous generations used for unlocking a user's device with facial recognition technology, while still keeping others from unlocking the phone without the user's knowledge.iPhone X First ImpressionsAll users have to do, Apple said at the annual September event dedicated to touting its latest product updates, is look at the iPhone X, which recognises you as the registered user - even if you are wearing glasses or a hat or are sporting a new beard.Though not entirely new - several Android smartphones do something similar already - th..

    Apple Edges Closer to Fraught Age of Facial Recognition Tech

    A whiff of dystopian creepiness has long wafted in the air whenever facial recognition has come up. Books, movies and television shows have portrayed the technology as mainly a tool of surveillance and social control - aimed by unseen others at you, for their purposes, not your own.Apple sought to reverse that equation Tuesday with the long-anticipated release of its 10th-anniversary smartphone, the iPhone X. It replaces the fingerprint sensor previous generations used for unlocking a user's device with facial recognition technology, while still keeping others from unlocking the phone without the user's knowledge.iPhone X First ImpressionsAll users have to do, Apple said at the annual September event dedicated to touting its latest product updates, is look at the iPhone X, which recognises you as the registered user - even if you are wearing glasses or a hat or are sporting a new beard.Though not entirely new - several Android smartphones do something similar already - th..
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  • At the iPhone 8 launch event, Apple made the fans wait a little before taking the covers off its new smartphones - iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus. While the flagship had to wait a while - as executives took the stage one after the other to introduce the Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV 4K - the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus were introduced first. The 'One More Thing' this time was iPhone X without bezels above and below the display, and with Face ID facial recognition technology that replaces the Touch ID fingerprint sensor on the new Apple flagship. Other key features to look forward to wireless charging, water- and dust-resistant body, animoji (animated emojis), portrait mode on both front and rear cameras.iPhone X has the Face ID facial recognition technology to unlock the handsetThe iPhone X has a 5.8-inch display with 2436x1125-pixel resolution Super Retina display, glass and stainless steel design, 12-megapixel dual cameras with dual OIS and quad-LED True Tone f..

    iPhone X With Super Retina Display, Face ID Facial Recognition Unveiled, iPhone 8 Launched Too: Event Highlights

    At the iPhone 8 launch event, Apple made the fans wait a little before taking the covers off its new smartphones - iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus. While the flagship had to wait a while - as executives took the stage one after the other to introduce the Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV 4K - the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus were introduced first. The 'One More Thing' this time was iPhone X without bezels above and below the display, and with Face ID facial recognition technology that replaces the Touch ID fingerprint sensor on the new Apple flagship. Other key features to look forward to wireless charging, water- and dust-resistant body, animoji (animated emojis), portrait mode on both front and rear cameras.iPhone X has the Face ID facial recognition technology to unlock the handsetThe iPhone X has a 5.8-inch display with 2436x1125-pixel resolution Super Retina display, glass and stainless steel design, 12-megapixel dual cameras with dual OIS and quad-LED True Tone f..
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  • At the iPhone 8 launch event, Apple made the fans wait a little before taking the covers off its new smartphones - iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus. While the flagship had to wait a while - as executives took the stage one after the other to introduce the Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV 4K - the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus were introduced first. The 'One More Thing' this time was iPhone X without bezels above and below the display, and with Face ID facial recognition technology that replaces the Touch ID fingerprint sensor on the new Apple flagship.iPhone X has the Face ID facial recognition technology to unlock the handsetiPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus specifications, featuresThe successors to iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus run on the new A11 Bionic chip that the company says has two performance cores (25 percent than last year's A10), and four high-efficiency cores (70 percent faster than A10). Augmented Reality (AR) is a crucial part of the new iPhone 8 models, as will ..

    iPhone X With Face ID Facial Recognition Unveiled, iPhone 8 Launched Too: Live Updates

    At the iPhone 8 launch event, Apple made the fans wait a little before taking the covers off its new smartphones - iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus. While the flagship had to wait a while - as executives took the stage one after the other to introduce the Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV 4K - the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus were introduced first. The 'One More Thing' this time was iPhone X without bezels above and below the display, and with Face ID facial recognition technology that replaces the Touch ID fingerprint sensor on the new Apple flagship.iPhone X has the Face ID facial recognition technology to unlock the handsetiPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus specifications, featuresThe successors to iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus run on the new A11 Bionic chip that the company says has two performance cores (25 percent than last year's A10), and four high-efficiency cores (70 percent faster than A10). Augmented Reality (AR) is a crucial part of the new iPhone 8 models, as will ..
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  • Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 went official on Monday, featuring a massive 5.99-inch bezel-less display with 18:9 aspect ratio, ceramic body, and up to 8GB RAM, and facial recognition technology. Apart from these, highlights of the new Mi MIX 2 include the implementation of a 12-percent smaller chin (bottom bezel) than the previous generation Mi MIX, the use of a hidden sound-guided speaker as well as an ultrasonic proximity sensor. The new Xiaomi phone launches just a day before the iPhone 8 and iPhone X are expected to be unveiled by Apple, and only a few weeks after Samsung Galaxy Note 8 became official. Another top-end handset joining the fray soon is Google Pixel XL 2, meaning more competition for the new Mi MIX 2.Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 priceXiaomi Mi MIX 2 priced at CNY 3,299 (roughly Rs. 32,300) for its 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant, CNY 3,599 (roughly Rs. 35,300) for the 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant, and CNY 3,999 (roughly Rs. 39,200) for the 6GB RAM/ 256GB storage variant. There's also a X..

    Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 With Facial Recognition, 5.99-Inch Bezel-Less Display, 8GB RAM Launched: Price, Specifications

    Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 went official on Monday, featuring a massive 5.99-inch bezel-less display with 18:9 aspect ratio, ceramic body, and up to 8GB RAM, and facial recognition technology. Apart from these, highlights of the new Mi MIX 2 include the implementation of a 12-percent smaller chin (bottom bezel) than the previous generation Mi MIX, the use of a hidden sound-guided speaker as well as an ultrasonic proximity sensor. The new Xiaomi phone launches just a day before the iPhone 8 and iPhone X are expected to be unveiled by Apple, and only a few weeks after Samsung Galaxy Note 8 became official. Another top-end handset joining the fray soon is Google Pixel XL 2, meaning more competition for the new Mi MIX 2.Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 priceXiaomi Mi MIX 2 priced at CNY 3,299 (roughly Rs. 32,300) for its 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant, CNY 3,599 (roughly Rs. 35,300) for the 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant, and CNY 3,999 (roughly Rs. 39,200) for the 6GB RAM/ 256GB storage variant. There's also a X..
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  • Samsung Galaxy C8 has become the latest smartphone on the market with facial recognition technology to unlock the handset using the user's face, something the South Korean giant is promoting heavily these days. Two Galaxy C8 variants have been launched - one with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, and another with 4GB of RAM and 64GB built-in storage. The Samsung Galaxy C8 price and availability details have not been officially announced yet. Apart from the facial recognition feature, the new Samsung phone also features dual cameras on the back, and comes with 'Dual Photo' mode that allows users to adjust the focus even after clicking the images. It also comes with an always-on display as well.Samsung Galaxy C8 specificationsMoving on to the specifications, the dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy C8 sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) Super AMOLED display. The new Samsung smartphone is powered by an unspecified octa-core processor (with 4 cores clocked at 1.69GHz and the other 4 cl..

    Samsung Galaxy C8 Is the Latest Phone With Facial Recognition, Dual Cameras on the Back

    Samsung Galaxy C8 has become the latest smartphone on the market with facial recognition technology to unlock the handset using the user's face, something the South Korean giant is promoting heavily these days. Two Galaxy C8 variants have been launched - one with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, and another with 4GB of RAM and 64GB built-in storage. The Samsung Galaxy C8 price and availability details have not been officially announced yet. Apart from the facial recognition feature, the new Samsung phone also features dual cameras on the back, and comes with 'Dual Photo' mode that allows users to adjust the focus even after clicking the images. It also comes with an always-on display as well.Samsung Galaxy C8 specificationsMoving on to the specifications, the dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy C8 sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) Super AMOLED display. The new Samsung smartphone is powered by an unspecified octa-core processor (with 4 cores clocked at 1.69GHz and the other 4 cl..
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  • Samsung has quietly launched the Galaxy C8 smartphone with dual rear cameras and facial recognition feature in China. While the handset has been unveiled, the company has not yet revealed the pricing and the availability information regarding the smartphone. The Galaxy C8 has been launched in two configurations, i.e. 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage and 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage by the company.In terms of features, the dual camera setup on the Samsung Galaxy C8 offers 'Dual Photo' mode that allows users to adjust the focus even after clicking the images. The smartphone offers facial recognition technology that allows users to unlock their handset using just their face. Notably, the smartphone comes with an always-on display as well.Moving on to the specifications, the dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy C8 sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) Super AMOLED display. The new Samsung smartphone is powered by an unspecified octa-core processor (with 4 cores clocked at 1.69GHz and the other 4 clock..

    Samsung Galaxy C8 With Dual Rear Cameras, Facial Recognition Feature Launched

    Samsung has quietly launched the Galaxy C8 smartphone with dual rear cameras and facial recognition feature in China. While the handset has been unveiled, the company has not yet revealed the pricing and the availability information regarding the smartphone. The Galaxy C8 has been launched in two configurations, i.e. 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage and 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage by the company.In terms of features, the dual camera setup on the Samsung Galaxy C8 offers 'Dual Photo' mode that allows users to adjust the focus even after clicking the images. The smartphone offers facial recognition technology that allows users to unlock their handset using just their face. Notably, the smartphone comes with an always-on display as well.Moving on to the specifications, the dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy C8 sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) Super AMOLED display. The new Samsung smartphone is powered by an unspecified octa-core processor (with 4 cores clocked at 1.69GHz and the other 4 clock..
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