- From: Associated Press
- Title: Facial recognition tool aims to help reunite pets, owners
Our first #InternetOfGood story is about the @BARCS_SHELTER, which recently became the first organization in Baltimore to use facial recognition software & algorithms to identify missing pets & alert their owners.
Story Factoid: The software picked the correct animal 98% of the time.
“We’ve helped reunite owners with more than 15,000 missing pets since 2013.” – John Polimeno, Founder of Finding Rover