TiVo Community
TiVo Community
TiVo Community
Go Back   TiVo Community > Main TiVo Forums > TiVo Coffee House - TiVo Discussion
TiVo Community
Forum Jump
Thread Tools
Old 02-11-2013, 10:31 AM   #1
Registered User
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 9
Recognize actors on TV with face recognition app Skakash

A new iPhone app just came out that uses face recognition to tell you who the celebrity is. Like Shazam, except it uses video instead of audio to ID the person. Pretty wild. But would you use it?

I could see this being especially useful for TiVo users because you could pause and rewind until you get a good shot of the actor you're trying to identify. Anybody heard of this or tried it yet?

Chrislove22 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2013, 12:52 PM   #2
Resistance Useless
wmcbrine's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2003
Posts: 9,626


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
wmcbrine is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2013, 06:13 PM   #3
Registered User
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Plainview NY 11803
Posts: 3,392
Just installed it thanks.

Life is but a window, Time is but a door, I'll be back.
Your future world leader at work. ; )
ufo4sale is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-12-2013, 11:57 AM   #4
Registered User
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Rhode Island
Posts: 70
Looks Nice..........Thank You

MrDell is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-13-2013, 04:56 PM   #5
Registered User
awsnyde's Avatar
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Maryland
Posts: 161
Ha, ha. Just installed it on iPhone 5 and tested it. It thought Jennifer Lawrence was Kevin Costner.

awsnyde is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2013, 08:36 AM   #6
Registered User
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Seattle
Posts: 887
Ha ha. I can't wait to try it out.

javabird is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2013, 11:13 AM   #7
cowboy, yee-ha
omnibus's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Lost in Wyoming
Posts: 7,445
Kinda like the Kindle x-ray app that identifies the actors when they appear in the film.

omnibus is offline   Reply With Quote
Forum Jump

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


TiVo Community
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBulletin Skins by: Relivo Media

(C) 2015 DBNet - All Rights Reserved. No information may be posted elsewhere without written permission.
TiVoŽ is a registered trademark of TiVo Inc. This site is not owned or operated by TiVo Inc.
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:31 AM.
Page generated in 0.06184101 seconds (74.14% PHP - 25.86% MySQL) with 18 queries