API Changelog

 
3/30/17
  • Added a detector for lips (Together, or Apart)
  • Added a detector for glasses (Sun, Eye or None)
3/27/17
  • More improvements to speed when performing recognize operations on very large galleries.
2/20/17
  • Proud to announce some big upgrades today to our face recognition API.
  • Ethnicity detection added to /enroll and /detect methods.
  • Improved performance in both accuracy and speed of /recognize and /verify operations.
  • Added a new face "quality" metric to let you know how well your image will perform for later recognition or verification.
  • We have added a new "form upload" capability to the face recogition API in addition to passing in images as URLs and Base64 encoded.
12/20/16
  • We have made some performance enhancements to our face recognition API. You should see dramatic improvements in speed when searching very large galleries.
11/30/16
  • We have added a direct file upload option to our JavaScript and PHP Face Recognition client libraries .
11/14/16
  • Added a completely revamped and improved high performance face recognition engine available to all users.
  • Age and Gender detection now available for all face recognition users.
9/30/16
9/2/16
  • Released version 2 of our Emotion API now with age, gender, 6 emotions and more.
6/25/16
  • API examples updated with improved visualizations for our Emotion API.
5/27/16
  • One to one face recognition verification is now available with our /verify method for our Enterprise Plan customers. See the docs here.
5/3/16
  • Check out our new API examples for our Emotion API. Watch this space for more to come soon!
4/7/16
2/19/16
1/15/16
1/12/16
  • We have released our new Emotion API. You are able to receive detailed facial analysis on videos sent into our new /media endpoints. See our new Emotion API documentation site.
6/1/15
  • Added new gallery/remove method to the API and SDKs which will enable you to remove all the subjects in a gallery with one call and remove the gallery itself
2/21/15
12/31/14
12/18/14
12/8/14
12/7/14
  • Gender detection now available in all face methods
12/4/14
  • PHP SDK now available
11/24/14
  • CORS (Cross-Origin Resource Sharing) support added to the API
9/11/14
  • We now automatically rotate incoming photos
  • Added a parameter for minHeadScale to enable detection of images where the heads take up a small portion of the overall image
  • Added ability to process multiple faces during enroll
  • Added ability to accept and auto-detect a URL or Base64 image using the image parameter
  • url parameter deprecated
8/14/14
  • Added selector parameter to enroll and recognize methods
  • Added symmetricFill parameter for all face methods
8/7/14
8/1/14
  • iOS SDK available
7/25/14
  • Second Ruby gem wrapper for Kairos ID available
7/17/14
7/2/14
  • New lower pricing and increased API call limits
  • New workflow for enroll and recognize, no longer need to call detect prior
  • New gallery methods added for managing your galleries
5/1/14
  • Base64 encoded images can now be submitted to the API
11/12/13
  • Kairos ID generally available
  • Detect, enroll and recognize methods for 2D to 3D facial recognition