Some Masks Hide Identities. Some Masks Save Lives

Warner Bros. TV’s Twitter account tweeted this images with this message.

Some masks hide identities. Some masks save lives. If you must go out, be a superhero. Please wear a mask, for your safety and the health of others.

Supergirl Wearing Mask
Supergirl Wearing Mask
Black Lightning Wearing Mask
Black Lightning Wearing Mask
The Flash Wearing Mask
The Flash Wearing Mask
Arrow Wearing Mask
Arrow Wearing Mask
Stargirl Wearing Mask
Stargirl Wearing Mask

Facial Recognition Can’t Cope With Face Masks

Thoughts and prayers.

The COVID-19 pandemic is causing a surge in people wearing face masks, and facial recognition companies are scrambling to keep up. Face masks cover up a significant portion of what facial recognition needs to identify and detect people — essentially threatening the future of a multimillion-dollar industry unless the technology can learn to recognize people beyond the coverings.