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MasterCard to trial pay-by-face for online purchasing

“Passwords are a pain,” said MasterCard Chief Product Security Officer Ajay Bhalla.

Then he delineated the terrible things we do to strip them of their security dignity: by forgetting them, writing them down, and of course a few he neglected to mention, like cooking up passcodes that are… 692 more words


Tech Talk Thursday: A Quick Preview of the Myo

Hats off to the savvy and forward thinking minds at Thalmic Labs where they have combined biometrics with technology. The Myo (pronounced “my-oh!”) is a gesture control armband that can be worn by business professionals, engineers, and gamers alike! 86 more words

Tech Talk Thursday

The mark of the beast may verywell be an RFID chip or some other biometrics

I was in Wendy’s the other day and the cashier made an error on the register……No problem, get the manager to turn a key or push a button, then all is good to go right?  497 more words


Is it time to finally get rid of the password?

Last week, the popular password manager LastPass announced it had been hacked. LastPass is one of a number of services that provides users with a “master password” to help lighten the burden of remembering multiple logins for websites. 1,228 more words

The future of electronic cash and value

Picture first, I’m told people like to see pics in blogs. This one is from 1998; only the title has changed since.

Every once in a while I have to go to a bank. 4,105 more words


Facebook Has Your Faceprint, And Here Is Why It Matters

Facebook’s battle with European Union regulators over the social media giant’s newest photo-sharing app highlights one major problem with the federal biometric data protection laws in the United States—there aren’t any. 1,151 more words

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Biometric Access Control System - Security System Dubai

Ensure optimum protection with biometrics access control systems for your premises. Wipaq Trading offers biometric access control, time attendance, id card printers and accessories at Dubai, UAE.  43 more words