Viewdle = Facial Recognition Search

Keep your eye on Viewdle, a search engine for videos with the ability recognize faces. Currently, the service only logs the ‘famous’ who have videos on Reuters (see Britney’s page) but we can presume this technology paves the way for facial recognition across video sites like Youtube. Just upload a couple photos of your boss, and you could (with enough processing power) search the billions of vids on youtube for his/her mug. But for now, if your boss is David Beckham, you’re in luck:


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