New Facebook App Lets You Find Untagged Photos Through Facial Recognition

photo finder Face.com has released a new Facebook application called Photo Finder that lets users find photos of themselves or friends through facial recognition.

Here’s how it works: When you log into Photo Finder, the app uses its facial recognition technology to search for untagged pictures of you or your friends throughout Facebook by scanning all the public photos in your network. When it finds photos, it suggests tags based strictly on the faces identified. This could lead to less embarrassing pictures floating about without your knowledge. So far, it seems to work pretty well.

Face.com, based in Tel Aviv and New York, apparently built the Facebook app as a technology demonstration. The company is angel funded and currently raising an A round. While it’s still in closed beta, the first 100 Inside Facebook users who click on this link will be able to try the app out.

Sponsored Post

Hands-On Social Media Training for Beginners


Social Media 101
In our Social Media 101 boot camp, you’ll determine the social media sites that matter most to you, based on personal and professional goals. Starting May 13, you will learn the best practices for using Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest, Instagram and Tumblr, along with complete personal profiles on each site. Register today!

Leave a Reply

6 Responses to “New Facebook App Lets You Find Untagged Photos Through Facial Recognition”

  1. Tech Hostage » Blog Archive » Podcast - E:32 - Fullhouse says:

    [...] Mulher pede divorcio por causa do Google Streetview Jailbreak iPhone 3.0 Macworld Facebook acha sua foto em outros albuns Facebook ajuda a polícia Firmware 2.70 PS3 Dedo pendrive Desktop bagunçado Youtube e Disney Video [...]

  2. Damian Davila Rojas says:

    Just tried it out and works pretty good :)

  3. kunle adedugba says:

    keep on trying until it works for u

  4. Photo Tagger Makes it Easier to Tag Your Facebook Photos En Masse says:

    [...] the creators of Photo Finder, has just released Photo Tagger, a new application which allows Facebook users to easily tag their [...]

  5. Face2Face « Media Bullseye – A New Media and Communications Magazine says:

    [...] Inside Facebook gives a good overview. “Here’s how it works: When you log into Photo Finder, the app uses its facial recognition technology to search for untagged pictures of you or your friends throughout Facebook by scanning all the public photos in your network. When it finds photos, it suggests tags based strictly on the faces identified. This could lead to less embarrassing pictures floating about without your knowledge. So far, it seems to work pretty well.” [...]

  6. Tolulope says:

    GOd is interested in you, that you in you!

interested in advertising with inside facebook?

Social Media Jobs
of the Day

Consumer Social Media Manager

3D Systems
New York, NY

Digital & Social Media Manager

Beauty & Entertainment Company
Brooklyn, NY

Social Media Editor

OZY MEDIA, INC
New York, NY

Director of Public Relations and Social Media

Hospital for Special Surgery
New York, NY

DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER

Beauty & Entertainment Company
Los Angeles, CA

Featured Company

Join leading companies like this one and recruit from the nation's top media job seekers on the Mediabistro Job Board. Every job post comes with our satisfaction guarantee. Learn More
 

Our Sponsors

Also from Inside Network:   AppData - Facebook & iOS Application Stats   PageData - Engagement Data on Facebook Pages   Facebook Marketing Bible   Inside Network Research
 
home | site map | advertising/sponsorships | about | careers | contact us | help courses | browse jobs | freelancers | events | forums | content | member benefits | reprints & permissions terms of use | privacy policy Copyright © 2014 Mediabistro Inc. call (212) 389-2000 or email us