You Don't Need Dell to Get Facial Recognition on Your PC

Sep 01, 2010, 07:04 ET from Luxand

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, September 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Now you don't need Dell facial recognition software for fast access to your PC with Windows. Luxand, Inc. have released a new version of Blink! - a free webcam-based biometric logon system for Windows Vista/7 (

All you need is to download Blink! free of charge and to log in to your PC simply by looking into webcam.

Blink! is a free, innovative application based on the Luxand's facial recognition and biometric identification technology. Blink! helps you to free your hands while you log in to your PC. Moreover, Blink! takes a picture of every person who is trying to log in and thus helps to prevent unauthorized access. The new version of Blink!, which supports Windows Vista/7 both the 32- and 64-bit editions, is available absolutely for free.

The new version of Blink! identifies users even faster and better than before and under tough conditions. Even if you change your haircut or put glasses on, Blink! will still recognize your face. Almost in any lighting conditions during day or night Blink! will provide you with fast access to your PC with the help of powerful facial recognition technology.

Face recognition technologies used in Blink! are developed by Luxand and proved themselves in numerous applications. The proprietary technologies recognize users' faces quickly and reliably in a wide variety of conditions. The technology that integrates into the Windows login screen is available for licensing.

The new Blink! login system is absolutely free for both personal and commercial use.

About Luxand, Inc.

Founded in 2005, Luxand Inc. is a privately held hi-tech company developing various facial recognition and transformation tools. Performing scientific research in artificial intelligence and biometric identification allowed the company to develop technologies and release a complete set of tools and libraries to perform fully automatic facial recognition. Today, the company markets a broad range of facial recognition solutions to online entertainment industry. Luxand technologies are used at online entertainment portals, chat rooms and movie Web sites around the globe. Luxand encourages software developers and corporate customers to enquire about licensing its Windows login integration technology.

Blink! is freeware. The fully-featured version of Blink! is available at

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