fingerprint scanner

Samsung’s Galaxy S5 includes a fingerprint scanner embedded in the home button, and that hardware will be made available to third-party devs, the company announced today at a developer-focused event…

The Fingerprint Scanner On The Samsung Galaxy S5 Will Be Accessible By Developers

HTC’s next big smartphone will offer up a fingerprint sensor like the iPhone 5s, the Wall Street Journal is now reporting, and will be unveiled on October 15. Separately, invites…

HTC One Max Will Have Fingerprint Sensor And Be Introduced Next Week, WSJ Reports

Fingerprint scanners have always been vulnerable to hackers who are willing to go the extra mile to bypass them. Over the years, we’ve seen everything from people using Gummy Bears,…

Hackers Bypass Apple’s Touch ID With Lifted Fingerprint

Japan (and the US) are using biometric fingerprint readers to prevent terrorists and illegal immigrants from entering the country. Last month, it came to light that several South Koreans passed…