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biometrics

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'Sinister' and 'Orwellian': BioBeats founder warns of the dark side of wearables and biometrics

The man behind the heartbeat-reading startup has warned of the potential abuses of the new technology.

By May 13, 2015

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Biometric app downloads set to soar in next four years, study shows

More consumers will rely on fingerprint sensing and facial scanning apps in coming years, Juniper Research predicts.

By January 20, 2015

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Hypr-3 biometric payments stick is tiny (pictures)

The Hypr-3 brings secure biometric payments to any device with Bluetooth connectivity.

5 Images By January 7, 2015

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Ralph Lauren biometric smart shirt debuts at US Open

Forget fitness bands. Ralph Lauren has introduced an entire fitness shirt stocked with sensors designed to monitor heart rate, stress levels, and movement.

By August 25, 2014

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Samsung eyes new biometric sensors for mobile devices

The company could offer iris detection in smartphones to improve security, one Samsung executive says.

By May 19, 2014

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At MWC 2014, phone makers go after the next billion, biometrics

As Mobile World Congress winds down, we take a look at some of the bigger themes of the show.

By February 27, 2014

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ZTE, Nuance hit the road with eyes-free, hands-free biometric voice command

With Nuance's voice print technology onboard, ZTE's Car Mode app will be able to recognize who is speaking and what he or she wants without the driver lifting a finger.

By January 8, 2014

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Uber asks US court to toss out alleged rape case from India

The car-hailing service says a US-based company cannot be sued in a "dispute involving an alleged wrong committed by one Indian citizen against another Indian citizen, in India."

By April 7, 2015

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Uber snags Facebook exec as its first chief security officer

Joe Sullivan, who had the same role at the social network, makes the leap to the car-hailing service, where he'll be in charge of data security.

By April 2, 2015

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Behold the worst passwords of 2014

The most commonly used passwords are painfully bad, but soon we'll all use fingerprints to log into apps. Meanwhile, learn what Microsoft has in store for its Windows 10 event.

By January 20, 2015