Fingerprints


New Ultrasonic Fingerprint Sensor is Hard to Spoof

New Ultrasonic Fingerprint Sensor is Hard to Spoof

The iPhone 6's Touch ID can be fooled with an image of a fingerprint. Scientists have now developed an ultrasonic fingerpr...

Jun 30 2015, 2:12pm CDT

Meizu's Upcoming MX5 would Feature a Fingerprint Sensor

Meizu's Upcoming MX5 would Feature a Fingerprint Sensor

MX5 is going to feature a fingerprint sensor similar to the one on the M1 Note 2...

May 11 2015, 9:20am CDT

CES 2015: SecuGen to display its New U20 & SDA04PX Fingerprint Sensors

CES 2015: SecuGen to display its New U20 & SDA04PX Fingerprint Sensors

The U20 and SDA04PX are OEM Fingerprint Sensors which are going to be introduced by SecuGen at the CES 2015 just like the many...

Dec 18 2014, 6:55am CST

US Court rules Fingerprints can enforced by law to unlock iPhones

US Court rules Fingerprints can enforced by law to unlock iPhones

Court Rules Police Can Force Users to Unlock iPhones With Fingerprints, But Not Passcodes...

Nov 1 2014, 12:30pm CDT

Galaxy Note 4 to sport Synaptics’ Natural ID tech

Galaxy Note 4 to sport Synaptics’ Natural ID tech

Samsung is bringing all four fingerprint features from the S5...

Aug 26 2014, 6:18am CDT

Samsung Galaxy S5 fingerprint reader can be fooled with fake digits

Samsung Galaxy S5 fingerprint reader can be fooled with fake digits

Turns out the fingerprint reader employed by Samsung’s new phone has its drawbacks as well....

Apr 15 2014, 2:11pm CDT

Fingerprint security convenient, but not flawless

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S5 smartphone will be at least the third to have a fingerprint sensor for sec...

Feb 26 2014, 1:46am CST

Fingerprint Scanner in Galaxy S5. Make Way For The Biometrification Of Mobile

Fingerprint Scanner in Galaxy S5. Make Way For The Biometrification Of Mobile

Leaked screenshots from @evleaks about Samsung’s next Galaxy device, the S5, suggest Samsung is jumping head first into the bio...

Feb 1 2014, 5:43am CST

iPhone 5S Fingerprint ID Can be Theft

iPhone 5S ID Can be Stolen Via a Fingerprint Spoof

The chances of having your fingerprint identity stolen have increased ever since Apple came out with its latest iPhone. Fingerp...

Oct 4 2013, 9:12am CDT

Chaos Computer Club Breaks Through Apple’s Touch ID System Security

Chaos Computer Club Breaks Through Apple’s Touch ID System Security

A group known as the Chaos Computer Club has hacked Apple’s Touch ID System. The fact that they have broken through the securit...

Sep 23 2013, 4:41am CDT

Senator Al Franken Wrote Letter to Tim Cook Over iPhone 5S Touch ID Privacy Concerns

Senator Al Franken Wrote Letter to Tim Cook Over iPhone 5S Touch ID Privacy Concerns

Senator Al Franken wrote a letter to Tim Cook expressing privacy concern over Apple's ID Touch on the iPhone 5S. Some of t...

Sep 21 2013, 6:06am CDT

Apple’s Fingerprint Authentication is Against Fifth Amendment

Apple’s Fingerprint Authentication is Against Fifth Amendment

Apple’s new iPhone 5S fingerprint scanner has just come up against some laws that protect the rights of the individual (even if...

Sep 14 2013, 5:21am CDT

Apple's Touch ID System won’t Store Moist Fingerprints

Apple's Touch ID System won’t Store Fingerprints

Apple’s Touch ID System on its iPhone 5S won’t store real images of fingerprints at all. Moist, sweaty or have some lotion on f...

Sep 12 2013, 4:09am CDT

Passwords are Dead, Replaced by Fingerprint Scanners and More

Passwords are Dead, Replaced by Fingerprint Scanners and More

With hackers and other lowlife elements hiding among the wilderness that is the Internet, usernames and passwords have become o...

Sep 11 2013, 8:10am CDT

iPhone 5S To Bring Fingerprint Scanners to All Consumer Electronics

iPhone 5S To Bring Fingerprint Scanners to All Consumer Electronics

Fingerprint scanners on computers and smartphones are a not a new thing. First devices have been on the market a decade ago. Pr...

Sep 10 2013, 5:57am CDT

Apple Seen to Have Unique Fingerprint Sensor in iPhone 5S

Apple Seen to Have Unique Fingerprint Sensor in iPhone 5S

A new in-depth report comes to the conclusion that the iPhone 5S will have a unique Fingerprint sensor that the Android front w...

Aug 7 2013, 4:05am CDT

Apple’s iOS 7 Beta 4 Leaks Biometric Fingerprint Sensor for New iPhones

Apple’s iOS 7 Beta 4 Leaks Biometric Fingerprint Sensor for New iPhones

Apple's new iPhone (iPhone 5S) will have fingerprint recognition feature. Latest iOS 7 beta 4 version has a “BiometricKitU...

Jul 29 2013, 4:15pm CDT