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11.26.15
Huawei still thinks 6-inch phablets is the way to go
11.26.15

Huawei still thinks 6-inch phablets is the way to go

It's been well over a year since Huawei launched its premium Mate 7 phablet, and as of August, over...

By R. Lai,   11.26.15
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11.04.15
California police use these biometric scanners
11.04.15

California police use these biometric scanners

The Electronic Frontier Foundation wants you to know what face, finger and tattoo scanners are in use by California cops.

By J. Fingas,   11.04.15
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10.24.15
Access granted: Mobile security at the touch of a finger
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10.24.15

Access granted: Mobile security at the touch of a finger

It's taken a while, but fingerprint access is finally becoming a standard for mobile security and convenience.

By J. Turi,   10.24.15
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10.20.15
Here's what you need for a fingerprint reader in Android Marshmallow
10.20.15

Here's what you need for a fingerprint reader in Android Marshmallow

Android 6.0 has some pretty strict requirements for phone makers that want to include fingerprint scanners.

By J. Fingas,   10.20.15
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09.23.15
OPM hackers took more fingerprint data than first thought
09.23.15

OPM hackers took more fingerprint data than first thought

The OPM data breach keeps getting worse -- officials now believe that the intruders took five times more fingerprint data than first thought.

By J. Fingas,   09.23.15
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09.15.15
Bank of America adds fingerprint logins to its Android and iOS apps
09.15.15

Bank of America adds fingerprint logins to its Android and iOS apps

Soon you'll have your bank account under your thumb.

By A. Tarantola,   09.15.15
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08.05.15
Android fingerprint readers may be easier to hack than Touch ID
08.05.15

Android fingerprint readers may be easier to hack than Touch ID

Security researchers have figured out how to lift fingerprints from your Android phone

By S. Buckley,   08.05.15
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07.21.15
Your next phone could have a fingerprint reader on its screen
07.21.15

Your next phone could have a fingerprint reader on its screen

Good news if you're hoping for an iPhone without a home button!

By A. Tarantola,   07.21.15
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07.15.15
Samsung's Galaxy A8 is its thinnest phone yet
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07.15.15

Samsung's Galaxy A8 is its thinnest phone yet

Samsung's latest smartphone is not high-end, but it certainly looks that way.

By S. Dent,   07.15.15
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