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Body scanner ruling could squelch NSA domestic spying

Electronic Privacy Information Center organizes request by leading technologists to halt National Security Agency's domestic surveillance. They're trying a novel argument from a 2011 lawsuit.

By 18 June 2013

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TSA, bored of seeing you naked, removing airport body scanners

The Transport Security Administration says its techies have failed to create software that would allow passengers to appears less naked when going through scanners, so it is removing the devices.

By 20 January 2013

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Friday Poll: Do you choose the TSA body scanner option?

You're in the security line at the airport, and it's choose-your-own-adventure time. Do you go with the scanner or the pat-down?

By 3 August 2012

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Sizing up Australia: is Target's 3D body scanner the shape of things to come?

A 3D body-scanning initiative announced by the retail chain Target Australia has attracted extensive media interest.

By 2 May 2012

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Are TSA's body scanners easy to fool?

A blogger claims that the TSA's body scanners can be duped by strapping metal objects to your side, rather than to your front or back.

By 8 March 2012

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To stop security breaches, kill the username and password

You don't have to be an online security expert to know that usernames and passwords are not cutting it. It's time to completely re-think how we manage our online identities.

By 8 August 2014

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Homemade undersea scanner finds strange new world

Nathaniel Stern dives beneath the sea armed with DIY photography rigs toggled from custom electronics. The artist's results? Bizarre and beautiful.

By 15 July 2014

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Ditch your wallet at shops that read your palm for payment

Swedish students are paying for things with their paws using Quixter, a palm scanner that reads the unique pattern of blood vessels in your hand.

By 14 April 2014

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InStitchu online tailors offering 3D body scan fittings

The online men's tailoring service now has 3D body scanners to help you get the right fit.

By 10 March 2014

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Best of Mobile World Congress: Samsung Galaxy S5, Mozilla $25 phone, smart glove and more

From fitness bands to highly secure phones via future tech, we honour the products that turned our heads at MWC.

By 28 February 2014