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fingerprint scanner

Samsung patent indicates fingerprint scanner embedded partially into the screen

This new approach would most likely feature in the upcoming Galaxy S10 early next year.

09 Jun 2018 12:53 PM

US police went to funeral home to use dead man’s finger to unlock cellphone

At the funeral home, two detectives held the man’s hands up to the phone’s fingerprint sensor but could not unlock it.

24 Apr 2018 1:46 PM

Visa survey reveals consumers are ready to say goodbye to passwords

Indian consumers overwhelmingly favour use of biometrics as a faster, easier, and more secure alternative to passwords.

17 Jan 2018 2:56 PM

Synaptics unveils Clear ID scanner for ‘Infinity Displays’

The new fingerprint sensor technology uses optical technology to securely scan fingerprints.

12 Dec 2017 8:59 PM

Samsung abandons In-Display fingerprint scanner for Galaxy S9

The technology is troublesome to implement in any meaningful way, and Samsung is dropping it, at least for now.

11 Nov 2017 12:41 PM


Samsung's on-display pressure-sensitive fingerprint scanner almost ready: Reports

Samsung has reportedly registered patents for a pressure sensitive under-the-display fingerprint scanner.

28 Oct 2017 5:54 PM