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.
The head of compliance at British banking giant HSBC resigns in front of a US Senate subcommittee after it emerged the bank had exposed the US to billions of dollars worth of money laundering, drug trafficking, and terrorist financing
Seventy years after Allied troops stormed the beaches at Normandy, US president Barack Obama paid tribute to a "powerful manifestation of America's commitment to human freedom" that lives on in a new generation.