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It's Apple's fault Nexus 6 has no fingerprint sensor, ex-CEO says

Former Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside says his company had plans to add a fingerprint sensor to the Nexus 6 but that Apple acquired the company it was hoping to partner with.

By January 26, 2015

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Apple eyes way to leave fingerprints in the cloud

A new patent filing describes using the cloud to transfer your Touch ID fingerprint data to other devices. Would such a system be safe and secure?

By January 15, 2015

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Volkswagen demonstrates tech for smartphone lovers and fingerprint haters

Volkswagen brings Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Mirrorlink to the dashboard, starting with the e-Golf, while demonstrating gesture controls in the Golf R Touch concept.

By January 5, 2015

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Hacker claims you can steal fingerprints with only a camera

Previous attempts to copy fingerprints required specialized tools and the fingerprint itself.

By December 29, 2014

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Pay attention: Zwipe is a credit card with a fingerprint sensor

A new biometric bank card aims to give you peace of mind when you pay for items.

By October 17, 2014

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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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Researchers discover how to tell the age of a fingerprint

Within a year, police forensics could be employing the new method of determining which fingerprints are relevant to a crime scene.

By June 4, 2014

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Is Samsung's Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner secure enough?

US Sen. Al Franken pens a letter to the smartphone maker raising concerns about the security and privacy of users' biometric data.

By May 13, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner thwarted by hack

Reseachers at Germany's Security Research Labs were able to sneak past Samsung's fingerprint security by using a fingerprint spoof.

By April 15, 2014

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Galaxy S5 ups smartphone ante with fingerprint payments

Your finger can do more than dial and text on the newest Samsung smartphone. The Galaxy S5 lets you pay with your fingerprint. As CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains, Samsung is turning up the heat on Apple with the smartphone, two smartwatches, and a fitness tracker.

By April 10, 2014