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The 5 Challenges of Human Sensing Solved

Researchers have identified five technology challenges in human sensing systems, all of which have been solved by Retail Sensing systems. Thiago Teixeira, Gershon Dublon and Andreas Savvide of Yale University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology addressed the increasingly common requirement of computer systems to extract information about the people present in an environment. They pin-pointed … Continue reading The 5 Challenges of Human Sensing Solved

Eight things to consider when choosing a person counting system

You’ve decided you want to count people: perhaps to┬ámonitor occupancy or calculate sales conversion. But which type of person counting system to choose? There are several options, the most common being: video person counting, thermal sensors, infra-red beams, hand-held tally counters. Which you choose depends on your priorities, which will probaby include: Accuracy Verifiability Flexibility … Continue reading Eight things to consider when choosing a person counting system