Smile, you’re on camera – and will soon be logged into the system. If Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) company Face++ has its way, you will never need to remember another password or worry about being hacked. The type of technology it is developing will verify who you are by scanning your face. With more than 800 companies and government branches worldwide using its facial recognition technology, Face++ is one of China’s most prominent AI companies. As Face++ expands its capabilities and finds uses in an increasing number of scenarios, the company is looking more and more like a game changer. In an interview with Global People Magazine, Face++ founder Yin Qi explains how he created the company and talks about his hopes and expectations for China’s artificial intelligence industry. getAbstract recommends this article to tech company executives, computer science engineers, online and offline security professionals, and anyone who self-identifies as a tech geek.
About the Authors
Yin Jie and Wang Yiding write for Global People Magazine, a periodical created by People’s Daily, the biggest newspaper group in China.