Oakland County Uses Facial Recognition Technology to ‘Find Rover’

Oakland County Animal Control and Pet Adoption Center is the first shelter in Michigan to utilize a new, high tech tool to help return dogs to their owners, County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced today. The Finding Rover app (compatible with iPhone and Android) and website uses facial recognition technology to identify lost dogs with 98 percent accuracy. “Oakland County is nationally recognized as a leader in implementing technology to improve how we operate,” Patterson said. “The … [Read more...]