Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday January 14, 2015

Microsoft Hints At 'Minority Report' Style Customer Recognition

At least Microsoft is using Kinect technology to profile people instead of three precogs locked in a basement floating in a shallow pool. eek!

Microsoft has teased the ability for retailers to employ its Kinect technology to identify customers through facial recognition, bringing the world one step closer to the weirdly prescient future displayed in the 2002 film Minority Report.