Passengers wearing facemasks arrive from different provinces at the Beijing Railway Station on February 1, 2020. Photo: AFP Passengers wearing facemasks arrive from different provinces at the Beijing Railway Station on February 1, 2020. Photo: AFP
Passengers wearing facemasks arrive from different provinces at the Beijing Railway Station on February 1, 2020. Photo: AFP

Even mask-wearers can be identified, Chinese facial recognition firm says

  • A team of 20 staff used a sample database of about 6 million unmasked faces and a smaller database of masked faces to develop the technology

Topic |   Facial recognition
Passengers wearing facemasks arrive from different provinces at the Beijing Railway Station on February 1, 2020. Photo: AFP Passengers wearing facemasks arrive from different provinces at the Beijing Railway Station on February 1, 2020. Photo: AFP
Passengers wearing facemasks arrive from different provinces at the Beijing Railway Station on February 1, 2020. Photo: AFP
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