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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 Apr. 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 Apr. 10, 2014

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Set up the fingerprint scanner on the Galaxy S5

CNET’s Dan Graziano shows you how to set up one of the coolest features on Samsung’s new smartphone.

By Apr. 10, 2014

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​Getting to know the Galaxy S5’s fingerprint scanner

Samsung’s latest smartphone can utilize fingerprints to unlock your device, access private content, and even authorize payments. Here's what you need to know to get started.

By Apr. 10, 2014

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Apple eyes fingerprint sensors to connect various devices

In a patent application, the iPhone maker explains a system for wireless pairing and device communication using biometrics like fingerprint scanners, retina scans, and voice signatures.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Galaxy S5 unveiled with fingerprint sensor, bigger screen

Samsung finally draws back the curtain on its flagship smartphone at Mobile World Congress.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Phones you can unlock with your fingerprint (pictures)

With these five handsets, all it takes to secure your phone is a scan of your digits.

5 Images By Mar. 12, 2014

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Details on the Galaxy S5's rumored fingerprint scanner

Samsung's rumored fingerprint scanner looks to do a lot more than Apple's Touch ID. HTC will unveil their next flagship phone on March 25th and Google doesn't like "Flappy" things.

By Feb. 19, 2014

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Samsung's Galaxy S5 fingerprint sensor explained

A report citing inside sources says the upcoming smartphone will come equipped with fingerprint reading technology within the device's home button.

By Feb. 17, 2014

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Is this the iPhone 5S fingerprint scanner?

What looks like the iPhone 5S home button and fingerprint scanner have leaked, courtesy of an Australian teenager.

By Sep. 5, 2013