Monthly Archives: June 2017

Facial Detection and Recognition with OpenCV and AWS Rekognition

Facial recognition for authentication (e.g. unlocking the door) is deemed not secure as many implementations are easily fooled. However, it is acceptable to use facial recognition for monitoring. In the future, I’d like to monitor movement at the front door for 2 reasons: detecting suspicious character and detecting if family member (or friend) is at the […]

Building an Ambience Monitoring Sensor Node with ESP8266