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.
The feature would allow developers to bake fingerprint sensing into their applications and Google to use it freely across Android.
Vkansee has a working model of an optical fingerprint sensor that it claims is more accurate and secure than the competition.
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.
Previous attempts to copy fingerprints required specialized tools and the fingerprint itself.
A new biometric bank card aims to give you peace of mind when you pay for items.
Long a force in touch pads, Synpatics is branching out into keyboards, with the thin and touch-enabled ThinTouch. Perhaps this could emerge in a laptop someday soon, or maybe this technology is destined for a future generation of hybrid Windows 8 tablets.
Forget about touch pads and clickpads, the latest way to interface with your laptop is the pressure-sensitive ForcePad.
Forget about touchpads and clickpads, the latest way to interface with your laptop is the pressure-sensitive ForcePad.
CNET talks to Synaptics, a provider of fingerprint recognition technology, to see how the industry will counter Apple.