Biometric

10.03.13
Android phones with FIDO-based fingerprint readers to arrive in early 2014
10.03.13

Android phones with FIDO-based fingerprint readers to arrive in early 2014

The FIDO Alliance hinted that mobile fingerprint readers would play a part in its passcode-free st...

By J. Fingas,   10.03.13
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09.11.13
iPhone 5s fingerprint reader has a timed safeguard, dislikes sweaty digits
09.11.13

iPhone 5s fingerprint reader has a timed safeguard, dislikes sweaty digits

Beyond the basics, Apple has said little of how the iPhone 5s Touch ID fingerprint reader works --...

By J. Fingas,   09.11.13
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09.10.13
iPhone 5s fingerprint reader authentication isn't open to developers for time being
09.10.13

iPhone 5s fingerprint reader authentication isn't open to developers for time being

So, you know fancy new fingerprint reading home button Apple showed off for the iPhone 5s at today...

By B. Heater,   09.10.13
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09.03.13
Nymi bracelet uses biometric heart data to unlock digital and physical doors (video)
09.03.13

Nymi bracelet uses biometric heart data to unlock digital and physical doors (video)

Unlike faces and fingerprints, a heart's electrical activity is difficult to fake -- it's a unique...

By J. Fingas,   09.03.13
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08.28.13
Dual-SIM HTC One Max for China Unicom leaked, may pack a fingerprint reader
08.28.13

Dual-SIM HTC One Max for China Unicom leaked, may pack a fingerprint reader

Much like HTC itself, leaksters have also been hard at work to help promote this company. Courtesy...

By R. Lai,   08.28.13
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07.29.13
iOS 7 beta 4 hints at upcoming iPhone fingerprint sensor
07.29.13

iOS 7 beta 4 hints at upcoming iPhone fingerprint sensor

Ever since Apple's purchase of biometric sensor company AuthenTec last year the rumor mill has bee...

By Mike Wehner,   07.29.13
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05.07.13
Valve measures sweat during Left 4 Dead play
05.07.13

Valve measures sweat during Left 4 Dead play

Valve tinkers with a lot of things – whatever it feels like, mostly – but has a particu...

By J. Conditt,   05.07.13
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04.25.13
Paytouch lets your fingerprints make purchases, hopes to expand into Europe and America next year
04.25.13

Paytouch lets your fingerprints make purchases, hopes to expand into Europe and America next year

The business of commerce is alive and well, and while there's far too much noise for anyone to sta...

By D. Murph,   04.25.13
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04.10.13
AOptix Stratus lets iPhone users check ID through eyes, faces, fingers and voices
04.10.13

AOptix Stratus lets iPhone users check ID through eyes, faces, fingers and voices

The many attempts at weaving biometric identification into mobile devices have usually focused on...

By J. Fingas,   04.10.13
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