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Google wins patent on face-to-unlock feature

The company's patent describes a method by which a camera is used to help users unlock a device and access personal information.

By September 5, 2012


Intel tech brings us closer to the world of 'Minority Report'

Chipmaker's Real Sense 3D tech enables gesture controls, smarter drones and a jacket that can help the visually impaired.

By January 6, 2015


How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

Apple has yet to bring facial recognition to the iPhone and iPad, but a couple of iOS apps can detect your face to lock and unlock certain secrets.

By December 20, 2013


Apple applies for another facial unlock patent for iOS devices

The company's technology would use the front-facing camera to determine if a user is present, and launch unlock or lock actions based on that.

By September 20, 2012


Samsung Galaxy Nexus official release date confirmed

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus will hit shops on Thursday 17th November, Samsung has officially confirmed.

By November 4, 2011


Ice Cream Sandwich adds tons of new features

Google's next Android update, Ice Cream Sandwich, aims to unify the Android experience while centering on three design principles. Check out the new features.

By October 18, 2011


What humanizing Siri, Ice Cream Sandwich says about us

Are we seeing a trend in smartphone technology that will emotionally tie us closer to our phones? CNET's Jessica Dolcourt says yes.

By October 19, 2011