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Synaptics SmartBar puts gesture controls under the thumb

Forget swiping across a notebook trackpad-- the SmartBar lets you highlight text, zoom in on your screen and power through games by supercharging the spacebar.

By June 3, 2015

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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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Google's Android poised to get full fingerprint support

The feature would allow developers to bake fingerprint sensing into their applications and Google to use it freely across Android.

By May 22, 2015

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Startup promises super-accurate fingerprint sensor

Vkansee has a working model of an optical fingerprint sensor that it claims is more accurate and secure than the competition.

By March 4, 2015

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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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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 aims to reinvent the Windows 8 keyboard with ThinTouch

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.

By August 20, 2012

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Hands-on with the Synaptics ForcePad for Windows 8

Forget about touch pads and clickpads, the latest way to interface with your laptop is the pressure-sensitive ForcePad.

By August 20, 2012

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Hands-on with the Synaptics ForcePad for Windows 8

Forget about touchpads and clickpads, the latest way to interface with your laptop is the pressure-sensitive ForcePad.

By August 17, 2012