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Milipol Asia 2019: Yitu's facial recognition a glimpse into the future

2nd April 2019 - 17:02 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Singapore


Headquartered in China, the AI company Yitu Technology was exhibiting at the Milipol Asia 2019 exhibition in Singapore. Interestingly, Yitu opened its first international office in Singapore in January 2018 to help handle the company’s regional sales and marketing efforts.

After being founded in 2012, the company has made strides in AI and facial-recognition technologies to ‘build a safer, smarter and more secure world’, according to company literature. Yitu now has an R&D centre in Singapore too.

Yitu was demonstrating its facial-recognition capabilities at Milipol Asia and, if the US-based National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is anything to

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Gordon Arthur


Gordon Arthur

Gordon Arthur is the Asia Pacific editor for Shephard Media. Born in Scotland and educated …

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