A New Use For Facial Recognition Software?

A New Use For Facial Recognition Software?

Some researchers are working on a new facial recognition algorithm. However, this one is not intended to spot your Facebook friends or recognize your kids. Instead, it will be marketed at the healthcare industry. The software should be able to look at a person’s face and diagnose certain diseases or disorders based on commonly detectable by facial cues. The idea has merit.

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