In this post, I showed you a neat application of twitter and augmented reality from Pek PongpaetSquidder has upped the ante by adding facial reckognition to his version of “twitter + augmented reality.”

Facial recognition meets Twitter (kind of) from squidder on Vimeo.

Once again, the combination of technologies has created something new and interesting.  I’d like to see if they could take the pictures from social network sites like Facebook, and do the same thing.  That way you wouldn’t have to populate your program with the information, it would only have to check versus your friends which would limit the size of the database required for your iPhone.

About the Author Thomas K. Carpenter

Thomas K. Carpenter is a full time author with over 50 independently published books.  He has also sold numerous short stories to various publications including Ellory Queen Mystery Magazine, Alfred Hitchcock, Galaxy's Edge and others.  He is most known for his multi-series universe The Hundred Halls which currently includes over 25 books.

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