The operating system OS X standard application “Photo” library user can scan and identify people in photos. New Apple patent suggests that the face detection function may appear in the company’s mobile devices.
Features of the new technology are not limited to the creation of a special album on your phone – it can help to share photos with friends becomes even easier. As planned by the engineers of Apple, the intelligent system can not only identify people, but also download the information about them from the application “Contacts.” On the basis of these data, the device will choose the most convenient way to send a picture (for example, via email or through social networks), and also make a list of possible recipients.
The patent describes the auto-mailing a photo template. Images thus completely loaded on the server responsible for recognition within a frame. Of course, the user can limit the circle of persons having access to the snapshot. The system will continue to be trained, which will certainly affect the accuracy of prediction of action.
We add that recently Apple has become an official sponsor of the organization NFC Forum, dedicated to the development of technology Near Field Communication.