AI start-up invents nose print recognition system to find lost dogs

7/23/2019 11:02:00 PM

Chinese AI firm develops cutting-edge software that can identify dogs by their NOSES to help people find their missing pets

Chinese AI firm develops cutting-edge software that can identify dogs by their NOSES to help people find their missing pets

Developed by Megvii, a Beijing-based artificial intelligence (AI) start-up, the nose print recognition system can identify and match pooches by the unique markers on their noses.

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Once owners scan their dog's snout from multiple angles with the camera on their smartphones, the AI-powered software will locate and analyse distinguishing markers to create a unique profile of the pet using a deep learning framework. Chinese tech company Megvii has developed a software that can identify dogs by their noses to help owners find their lost pooches. The device will have the option of adding more storage, up to 256GB Apple 4/25 Folding phone may flop Samsung will cancel orders of its Galaxy Fold phone at the end of May if the phone is not then ready for sale. Once owners scan their dog's snout from multiple angles with the camera on their smartphones, the AI-powered software will locate and analyse distinguishing markers to create a unique profile of the pet using a deep learning framework The technology is designed to cover two scenarios, namely 1 vs 1 Comparison - 'Is it the same dog?' (left) and 1 vs N Search - 'Which nose print belongs to this dog?' (right) RELATED ARTICLES Share this article Share 14 shares Similar to human fingerprints, each dog nose print is unique and remains unchanged over the life of the animal. Staff on the train, which was heading from Krasnoyarsk to Novosibirsk, shouted desperately after her from the platform, but Maru was long gone. Using advanced image processing technology to enhance the nose print information, the system realises the slight differences of the nose prints of different dogs and is able to confirm identification. March 19 2018 Getty 9/25 A humanoid robot gestures during a demo at a stall in the Indian Machine Tools Expo, IMTEX/Tooltech 2017 held in Bangalore Getty 10/25 A humanoid robot gestures during a demo at a stall in the Indian Machine Tools Expo, IMTEX/Tooltech 2017 held in Bangalore Getty 11/25 Engineers test a four-metre-tall humanoid manned robot dubbed Method-2 in a lab of the Hankook Mirae Technology in Gunpo, south of Seoul, South Korea Jung Yeon-Je/AFP/Getty 12/25 Engineers test a four-metre-tall humanoid manned robot dubbed Method-2 in a lab of the Hankook Mirae Technology in Gunpo, south of Seoul, South Korea Jung Yeon-Je/AFP/Getty 13/25 The giant human-like robot bears a striking resemblance to the military robots starring in the movie 'Avatar' and is claimed as a world first by its creators from a South Korean robotic company Jung Yeon-Je/AFP/Getty 14/25 Engineers test a four-metre-tall humanoid manned robot dubbed Method-2 in a lab of the Hankook Mirae Technology in Gunpo, south of Seoul, South Korea Jung Yeon-Je/AFP/Getty Waseda University's saxophonist robot WAS-5, developed by professor Atsuo Takanishi Rex 16/25 Waseda University's saxophonist robot WAS-5, developed by professor Atsuo Takanishi and Kaptain Rock playing one string light saber guitar perform jam session Rex 17/25 A test line of a new energy suspension railway resembling the giant panda is seen in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China Reuters 18/25 A test line of a new energy suspension railway, resembling a giant panda, is seen in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China Reuters 19/25 A concept car by Trumpchi from GAC Group is shown at the International Automobile Exhibition in Guangzhou, China Rex 20/25 A Mirai fuel cell vehicle by Toyota is displayed at the International Automobile Exhibition in Guangzhou, China Reuters A visitor tries a Nissan VR experience at the International Automobile Exhibition in Guangzhou, China Reuters 22/25 A man looks at an exhibit entitled 'Mimus' a giant industrial robot which has been reprogrammed to interact with humans during a photocall at the new Design Museum in South Kensington, London Getty 23/25 A new Israeli Da-Vinci unmanned aerial vehicle manufactured by Elbit Systems is displayed during the 4th International conference on Home Land Security and Cyber in the Israeli coastal city of Tel Aviv Getty 24/25 Electrification Guru Dr. The technology is designed to cover two scenarios, namely 1 vs 1 Comparison - 'Is it the same dog?' and 1 vs N Search - 'Which nose print belongs to this dog?' The software has an accuracy rate of 95 per cent in the first scenario, Megvii told MailOnline, adding that it took the team just less than a year to develop the software. "These 52 sailors had been abandoned in some ways.

Apart from helping owners locate their four-legged companions, the technology, which is also said to be cheaper and less invasive than chip implants, can also assist urban authorities to better manage pets, curb dog attacks and identify 'uncivilised dog keeping' from owners, including walking a dog without a leash or failing to clean up after their pets.S Reuters 25/25 The Jaguar I-PACE Concept car is the start of a new era for Jaguar. Advertisement Advertisement She had followed the longest railway tracks in the world for 125 miles (200km). Similar to human fingerprints, each dog nose print is unique and remains unchanged over the life of the animal. The Beijing-based AI start-up has developed the nose print recognition system that can identify and match pooches by the unique markers on their noses The number of pet owners in China has been on the rise in recent years owing to the country's rapid economic development and increased disposable income (file photo) One of the challenges that developers encountered were collecting good quality data as dogs rarely stay still for a photo, leading to poor visual angles or low definition nose prints, Megvii said. The company said that the new console will be 4 times as powerful as the Xbox One and is slated for a release date of Christmas 2020 Getty 3/25 First new iPod in four years Apple has announced the new iPod Touch, the first new iPod in four years. Additionally, although each dog has a unique nose print, differences can be minimal, requiring the need for a highly accurate and precise algorithm model, the company said, adding that it has plans to expand this technology to identify other types of pets. ‘I’m sure she was looking for her house. Many kennels around the world have already started registering nose prints for missing dogs, with the most common method being covering its snout with ink and pressing it against paper. The $2000 folding phone has been found to break easily with review copies being recalled after backlash PA 5/25 Charging mat non-starter Apple has cancelled its AirPower wireless charging mat, which was slated as a way to charge numerous apple products at once AFP/Getty 6/25 "Super league" India shoots down satellite India has claimed status as part of a"super league" of nations after shooting down a live satellite in a test of new missile technology EPA 7/25 5G incoming 5G wireless internet is expected to launch in 2019, with the potential to reach speeds of 50mb/s Getty 8/25 Uber halts driverless testing after death Uber has halted testing of driverless vehicles after a woman was killed by one of their cars in Tempe, Arizona. The cause of the loss of the Minerve has never been confirmed but the news that it has been found fought joy and relief to families.

The number of pet owners in China has been on the rise in recent years owing to the country's rapid economic development and increased disposable income. The country's urban areas are home to more than 91 million dogs and cats, according to a 2018 industry report cited by China Daily. Wolfgang Ziebart talks about the electric Jaguar I-PACE concept SUV before it was unveiled before the Los Angeles Auto Show in Los Angeles, California, U. Multiple cities in the country have implemented new rules and policies on dog-keeping in a bid to improve public safety and ease tensions between those who keep pets and those who don't. Some of the most frequent complaints against pet dogs in China are that they are noisy, they attack people and their owners don't clean up after them (file photo) Chinese people are still learning to appreciate dogs as life companions - whether they own dogs or not. This is a production preview of the Jaguar I-PACE, which will be revealed next year and on the road in 2018 AP OpenAI was founded in 2015 with the goal of developing AGI that can learn and master several disciplines, rather than the narrow abilities of most modern artificial intelligence systems. At the same time, many people are unaware of the responsibility that comes with a dog. Earlier this year, Jacques Dannay, who was just two when his father disappeared on board, said he was hoping the search mission would give him closure.

Some of the most frequent complaints against pet dogs in China are that they are noisy, they attack people and their owners don't clean up after them. Read more. The city of Jinan in east China in 2017 launched a dedicated 12-point scoring system on dog owners to ensure their pets 'behave well' while in public. Jinan residents are expected to always keep their dogs on a leash, carry their dog license and prevent the animals from barking excessively; or points would be taken from their 'dog owning account'. Once a dog owner loses all 12 points, the authority has the right to detain the dog and send the offender to a class to learn how to become a good pet owner. In November, a new policy to ban pet owners in Wenshan city from walking their dogs from 7am to 10pm sparked a nation-wide outcry. The Minerve was on a training mission in bad weather early on January 27 when it went down while returning to its base in Toulon, France's main Mediterranean naval port.

Government of the southern Chinese city claimed the rule could improve the living conditions of its residents and maintain public safety. .