Biometrics

10.26.15
WSJ: Citigroup is testing iris-scanning ATMs from Diebold
10.26.15

WSJ: Citigroup is testing iris-scanning ATMs from Diebold

Everybody remembers Diebold, right? They were the jokers behind the Bush-Gore election SNAFU of 2000. Now they want to scan your eyeballs before you can hit the ATM.

By A. Tarantola,   10.26.15
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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

By A. Bouman,   08.06.15
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07.29.15
This Netherlands bank lets you use your voice as your password
07.29.15

This Netherlands bank lets you use your voice as your password

What if you could use your voice as your bank password?

By S. Buckley,   07.29.15
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04.24.15
Technology turns touchscreen displays into biometric scanners
04.24.15

Technology turns touchscreen displays into biometric scanners

A team of researchers from Yahoo Labs has developed a much affordable alternative to fingerprint s...

By M. Moon,   04.24.15
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12.17.14
Uber explores using biometrics and lie detectors to screen drivers
12.17.14

Uber explores using biometrics and lie detectors to screen drivers

Uber has come under fire for allegedly doing little to protect passengers from unscrupulous driver...

By J. Fingas,   12.17.14
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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...

By E. Alvarez,   10.17.14
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10.14.14
Over 65 million voice samples guard your bank data from scammers
10.14.14

Over 65 million voice samples guard your bank data from scammers

Two-factor authentication might be all the rage these days, but it sounds like there could be an e...

By T. Seppala,   10.14.14
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10.02.14
Hexoskin's new wearable is a smart shirt for exercise buffs
10.02.14

Hexoskin's new wearable is a smart shirt for exercise buffs

The wearable craze isn't only about fashionable watches and savvy glasses. After all, remember how...

By E. Alvarez,   10.02.14
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01.27.14
Apple's next cash cow could be your fingerprint
01.27.14

Apple's next cash cow could be your fingerprint

The mobile payments arena may not seem so big right now, but make no mistake: We're just seeing th...

By B. Molen,   01.27.14
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