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AuthenTec's board under investigation after Apple buy

AuthenTec, the security company Apple quietly scooped up last month, is now under scrutiny by shareholders.

By August 2, 2012

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Synaptics: Get ready for more smartphones with fingerprint readers

In an interview, Synaptics CEO Rick Bergman talks about the opportunities that stem from the Internet of Things and describes his idea of the holy grail of biometric sensors.

By August 31, 2014

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iPhone 6 -- the jolt that mobile payments need

Apple's rumored embrace of true mobile payments may finally shake up how we pay for goods and services after years of empty promises.

By August 29, 2014

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Apple buys fingerprint security company AuthenTec

Apple could be bringing fingerprint- and iris-recognition to the next iPhone.

By July 29, 2012

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Apple bulks up mobile security with $356M AuthenTec buy

The iPad and iPhone maker ponies up $8 a share to acquire Authentec, which develops fingerprint sensors and identity management software for mobile devices.

By July 27, 2012

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Beyond Touch ID: Where mobile fingerprint scanners are headed

CNET talks to Synaptics, a provider of fingerprint recognition technology, to see how the industry will counter Apple.

By January 10, 2014

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Google promises to keep Waze separate as OFT probe continues

For now, the satnav app won't be integrated into Google Maps, due to OFT restrictions.

By September 21, 2013

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Will phone makers follow Apple's lead on fingerprint tech?

Apple has often popularized new features for its gadgets that rivals later decided to adopt. We'll soon see if history repeats itself.

By September 19, 2013

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The iPhone 5S proves Apple hasn't lost its touch

analysis The Touch ID fingerprint scanner shows that Apple can still lead the way in establishing new mainstream features on computing devices.

By September 18, 2013

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iPhone 5S comes with Touch ID fingerprint scanner

To crack down on rampant iPhone theft, Apple supercharges the home button on the iPhone 5S with a built-in fingerprint sensor called Touch ID.

By September 10, 2013