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05.23.17
The Galaxy S8 iris scanner can be hacked with aging tech
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The Galaxy S8 iris scanner can be hacked with aging tech

It only took a point-and-shoot camera, laser printer and contact lens.

By C. Ip,   05.23.17
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04.20.17
Mastercard adds fingerprint sensors to payment cards
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Mastercard adds fingerprint sensors to payment cards

You won’t have to shield your PIN-entering hand from prying eyes for much longer.

By C. Low,   04.20.17
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04.18.17
Panasonic can read your heart rate by looking at your face
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Panasonic can read your heart rate by looking at your face

The sensor tech will be used to show the stress levels of golfers at an upcoming tournament.

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02.19.17
Apple reportedly buys an AI-based face recognition startup
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Apple reportedly buys an AI-based face recognition startup

The RealFace deal could hint at hands-free authentication for your iPhone.

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01.13.17
Researchers warn peace sign photos could expose fingerprints
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Researchers warn peace sign photos could expose fingerprints

But the likelihood of anyone actually using images to recreate prints is pretty slim.

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01.03.17
Synaptics combines face and fingerprint recognition on your phone
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Synaptics combines face and fingerprint recognition on your phone

You can even sign in to your bank using both methods at the same time.

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