Faceunlock

06.07.13
Google patents new facial recognition technology to let users unlock phones with a wink and a smile
06.07.13

Google patents new facial recognition technology to let users unlock phones with a wink and a smile

Google first implemented face-unlock in ICS, and since then, it's been hard at work improving the...

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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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09.04.12
Google wins face-to-unlock for multiple users patent, makes us hungry for Android support
09.04.12

Google wins face-to-unlock for multiple users patent, makes us hungry for Android support

Google has won a face-to-unlock patent that seems to let multiple users share one "computing devic...

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03.29.12
Samsung tweaking Face Unlock to require blinking, smiling still optional
03.29.12

Samsung tweaking Face Unlock to require blinking, smiling still optional

Still paranoid about a friend sneaking past your four-dot-oh facial security and revealing all you...

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03.29.12
Samsung Galaxy S ICS-like 'value pack' upgrade officially released in Korea
03.29.12

Samsung Galaxy S ICS-like 'value pack' upgrade officially released in Korea

The so-called Value Pack upgrade that was leaked for original Samsung Galaxy S devices after the co...

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01.09.12
Android-style FaceUnlock ported to iOS (video)
01.09.12

Android-style FaceUnlock ported to iOS (video)

Just because it's CES doesn't mean that other amazing innovations aren't going on elsewhere. We...

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12.01.11
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich review
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12.01.11

Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich review

The next version of each smartphone's operating system is always the best. We impatiently wait fo...

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10.19.11
Galaxy Nexus, Ice Cream Sandwich roundup: specs, details and insight, oh my!
10.19.11

Galaxy Nexus, Ice Cream Sandwich roundup: specs, details and insight, oh my!

Couldn't stay awake for Samsung and Google's Ice Cream Sandwich event? Fear not, because we were t...

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