Record-setting facial recognition software tests near perfect
Computer scientists from Hong Kong University have unveiled the most accurate facial recognition software in the world. The algorithm, which scored a near perfect 99.15 per cent accuracy rating in tests, could prove to be a game-changing technology in automated crowd security. Ben Gruber reports.
Militants have launched a series of co-ordinated attacks in Kabul, with blasts and gunfire rocking three areas that are home to Afghan government buildings, Western embassies and Nato bases
Detectives investigating the disappearance of Claudia Lawrence have said a new forensic examination of her house has uncovered the fingerprints of people who still have not come forward five years after the university chef disappeared.
Banking regulators and an international law firm did not raise concerns over a deal to undo 2.4 billion euro (£1.99 billion) of secret trades in Anglo Irish Bank shares by Ireland's one-time richest man.