How to hide from face-detection technology – What’s Next – CNN.com Blogs

Some creative, though apparently effective ways to fool face recognition technology.

“The face appendages aim to trick face detection software by obscuring computer-readable parts of your face. According to Harvey, the key part of the face that computers can read is the “nose bridge,” or the area between the eyes. If you can obscure that, you have a good chance of tricking computers into thinking you don’t have a face, he said. Another technique is to create an “anit-face,” which is less terrifying than it sounds since it just means inverting your face’s color scheme. So the black-and-white triangles on the cheeks aim to achieve this effect.”

How to hide from face-detection technology – What’s Next – CNN.com Blogs

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