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Facial Recognition Door Lock Aims at Consumer Market

Facial Recognition Door Lock Aims at Consumer Market

A South Korean company is promoting a new facial recognition-based door lock aimed at the mass market. FiveGT announced this week that its Ufacekey door lock system has been installed in a residential building in a community in northern Seoul. The system is capable of analyzing tens of thousands of characteristics of a user’s face,…

Fingerprint Scanning Door Lock Marketed Via Kickstarter

Fingerprint Scanning Door Lock Marketed Via Kickstarter

A development team is promoting a new, commercial biometric door lock via a Kickstarter campaign. Called Ola, the system is, on a basic level, a simple concept: A door handle with a fingerprint sensor instead of a keyhole. Ola’s developers assert that it’s easy to use and fast, unlocking in less then a second. Interestingly,…