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Iris scanner likely for Apple's iPhone in 2018

”Smartphone brands have been gearing up efforts to develop biometrics recognition technology, aiming to ramping up their market share with high-end models featured biometrics functionality, according to industry sources,” Sammi Huang and Steve Shen report for DigiTimes. 212 more words

News

Police ask for 3D prints of dead man's fingers to unlock his phone

Police have requested a lab-rendered 3D set of replicated fingerprints from a dead man in order to attempt to unlock his phone and try to figure out who killed him. 879 more words

Featured

LA judge forces woman to unlock iPhone with fingerprint

The forced use of fingerprints to unlock an iPhone is playing out again in Los Angeles.

As the Los Angeles Times reports, this case involves a seized iPhone connected with an alleged Armenian gang member. 785 more words

Privacy

LG developed a display panel with an integrated fingerprint reader

In flagship devices today, a fingerprint reader is almost a given. We use it for not just unlocking our device, but also a slew of security features which allow us not to deal with the hassle of passwords, and now a series of mobile payment services — notably Chase banking and  771 more words

ျမန္ဆန္တဲ့ fingerprint scanner နဲ႔ Vernee Thor

Vernee အေနနဲ႔ သူတို႔ရဲ႕ flagship ဖုန္းျဖစ္တဲ့ Vernee Thor model မွာ အပ်ံစား fingerprint scanner ကိုထည့္ေပးထားပါတယ္။ Samsung S7 မွာ အသံုးျပဳထားတဲ့ Egis technology နည္းပညာကိုပဲ အသံုးျပဳထားတာျဖစ္ၿပီး Egis ET310EB ကို အသံုးျပဳထားတာပါ။ ဒါေၾကာင့္ ဒီ sensor ဟာ ဖုန္း unlock လုပ္တာကို ၀.၁ စကၠန္႔အတြင္းမွာ ေဆာင္ရြက္ေပးႏိုင္ပါတယ္။ အခုဗီဒီယိုမွာဆိုရင္ေတာ့ iPhone 6S နဲ႔ LeEco Le Max တို႔ရဲ႕ fingerprint scanner တို႔နဲ႔ယွဥ္လိုက္ရင္ Thor ရဲ႕ sensor ဟာ ဘယ္ေလာက္ျမန္တယ္ဆိုတာကို ေတြ႕မွာပါ။

Hardware

Infinix to Release New Smartphone With Fingerprint Scanner and HTC Desire Eye Style Selfie Camera

Infinix Mobility, the company behind popular budget smartphone brand Infinix, is expected to unveil a new smartphone with a fingerprint scanner and a dedicated front-facing camera for selfies. 485 more words

Technology

Your Phone's fingerprint scanner can be hacked with a printer

If you thought keeping your smartphone locked behind a fingerprint scanner would keep it secure, it may not be as stranger-proof as you thought. Researchers have found that with an inkjet printer and some special ink and paper, anyone can hack into your phone in 15 minutes or less. 223 more words

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