FBI’s Billion Dollar Facial Recognition Falls Short of Facebook’s
Jul 11, 2014 | The Fiscal Times
Article discusses the shortcomings of the FBI’s billion dollar facial recognition technology. It uses Facebook as a comparison, suggesting that FB’s tagging is more accurate than the FBI’s system. FST’s CTO Shahar Belkin is quoted regarding why the FBI’s system may have challenges.
Facebook base may be better than the FBI facial recognition base
Jul 7, 2014 | Examiner
Article about gap between Facebook’s and the FBI’s facial recognition systems, comparing accuracy, acceptance rate, and privacy issues. Includes short description of FST’s biometrics solution and comments from Shahar Belkin, FST’s CTO.
Why Facebook is beating the FBI at facial recognition
Jul 7, 2014 | The Verge
Comparison between the FBI’s new NGI facial recognition system and Facebook’s DeepFace system. FST Biometrics is brought into the discussion as a contrast to the FBI’s system, in that the FST system newly installed to apartment buildings works cooperative subjects, while the FBI’s system does not have that advantage.
Israel should ensure West ‘keeps eyes open’ on Iran
Jun 30, 2014 | The Jerusalem Post
FST Biometrics CEO, Aharon Zeevi Farkash is consulted as a resource on the ongoing situation with Iran’s nuclear plan. He says that the West needs to keep its eyes on the situation with Iran through intelligence. At the end of the article, Farkash discusses the company’s secure access technology.
Demand grows for high-tech gadgets and decor fit for James Bond
Jun 6, 2014 | Financial Times
Article about the high-tech homes being designed for the super wealthy. FST’s system is mentioned as an example of an advanced security system, adequate to protect such technologically advanced homes. FST’s CEO, Major General Aharon Zeevi Farkash is quoted saying how he believes this is the security technology of the future.
AccessControl: Installing Facial, Behavioral Recognition Tech With Ease
Jun 1, 2014 | Commercial Integrator
Overview, in trade publication, of FST’s core offering, including a description of IMID and Digital Doorman. Includes comments by project manager Javier Arias.