Cognitec Systems has signed a software development and license agreement with Intel. Under the agreement, the companies will cooperate to apply face recognition to access control on electronic devices. Logon to PCs, laptops, tablets, mobile phones, and other computing devices are expected to use this facial technology, as opposed to passwords.

Intel has launched stores within 50 Best Buy retail stores. The outlets, dubbed the ‘Intel Experience’ will be available in 50 Best Buy retail stores nationwide. Intel Experience will provide hands-on experience zone to shoppers, and give them a platform to explore technologies like 3-D printing, augmented reality, and digital disc jockey (DJ) remixing.