Fingerprints

08.06.15
Yankee Stadium to fans: Scan your thumb and skip the line
08.06.15

Yankee Stadium to fans: Scan your thumb and skip the line

Yankee Stadium is using the same Clear system you've seen at the airport to give ticketholders a quick pass through security

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12.29.14
You only need a camera (and luck) to copy someone's fingerprints
12.29.14

You only need a camera (and luck) to copy someone's fingerprints

Forget having to lift smudges from a touchscreen to copy someone's fingerprints. According to a Ch...

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12.10.14
Coming soon: laptops with fingerprint sensors built into the touchpad
12.10.14

Coming soon: laptops with fingerprint sensors built into the touchpad

At some point -- probably when the iPhone 5s came out -- fingerprint sensors became cool. Yes, the...

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10.17.14
New MasterCard combines a fingerprint sensor with NFC
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10.17.14

New MasterCard combines a fingerprint sensor with NFC

For awhile now, there's been a number of companies trying to simplify payments for everyone. Googl...

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10.12.12
Apple files patent application for fingerprint sensor that can be transparent or opaque
10.12.12

Apple files patent application for fingerprint sensor that can be transparent or opaque

While Apple has flirted with biometric-based patents before, we've yet to see them implemented in...

By N. Lee,   10.12.12
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02.11.11
iPad apps produce unique fingerprint patterns
02.11.11

iPad apps produce unique fingerprint patterns

You may have seen click heatmaps before -- they're a visual representation of where user mice have...

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03.26.10
Nintendo DSi XL review
03.26.10

Nintendo DSi XL review

Since Nintendo first asserted sole domination over the handheld gaming market with the release of t...

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08.28.09
Hitachi builds 3mm-thick vein scanner in its Transylvanian lair
08.28.09

Hitachi builds 3mm-thick vein scanner in its Transylvanian lair

Hitachi has always been hot for vein authentication modules, and its latest iteration takes the w...

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03.27.09
Recent Apple patent filing speaks of stealth biometric security on iPhone, other insane insanity
03.27.09

Recent Apple patent filing speaks of stealth biometric security on iPhone, other insane insanity

Recent patent fillings by Apple that AppleInsider has dug up point to the company adding several ne...

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