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Google joins FIDO's crusade to replace passwords

In the face of rampant weak password selection, group aims to replace passwords for identity authentication when logging into Web sites and online accounts.

By April 23, 2013

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Disco Dog LED vest makes your pooch a party animal

Wearables go to the dogs with a colorful LED-studded, smartphone-controlled vest that sparkles in the dark and turns Fido into a four-legged disco ball.

By March 16, 2015

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As April Fools' arrives, Google flips out and T-Mobile goes to the dogs

The search giant pulls an about-face and the wireless carrier puts on a dog-and-pony show for April Fools' Day. Also: Microsoft's MS-DOS Mobile, Motorola's premium selfie stick and Samsung's smart knife.

By March 31, 2015

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Microsoft's Windows Hello will make your face, finger or iris the new sign-in

With biometric authentication for Windows 10 devices, the world's largest software maker hopes to make it harder for hackers to scoop up your data.

By March 17, 2015

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Listen up! Qualcomm's ultrasonic 3D fingerprint scanner could one day give passwords the finger (hands-on)

Sound waves aren't just for voices. They're also adept at priming your prints, and one day replacing your passwords.

By March 2, 2015

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Google endorses a simpler way to secure your data

Even the strongest passwords can be hacked, which is why Google urges users to adopt two-step authentication. A new USB drive makes it easier for users to safeguard their data.

By October 21, 2014

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Lightsaber keys for Force entry into your own home

The "Star Wars" universe has infiltrated every part of your life, so you might as well get the matching house keys, too.

By October 1, 2014

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Qualcomm: Snapdragon makes for more secure smartphone kill switch

The chipmaker says its Snapdragon processors are an important element to creating secure methods of rendering mobile devices bricks if stolen.

By September 15, 2014

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Guinea pigs look imposing with custom steampunk dragon wings

Tremble in fear, all ye who gaze upon this guinea pig with brass-accented steampunk leather wings and armor.

By August 16, 2014

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New service will send your dead pet into space

Launching this fall, Celestis Pets will memorialize your pet by sending its cremated remains to infinity. And beyond.

By July 31, 2014