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Someone just unlocked a Samsung Galaxy S10 with a 3D-printed fingerprint
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Someone just unlocked a Samsung Galaxy S10 with a 3D-printed fingerprint

While biometric authentication is indeed convenient, we must remember that it is not foolproof.

OnePlus 6T teardown reveals the magic behind its in-display fingerprint scanner
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OnePlus 6T teardown reveals the magic behind its in-display fingerprint scanner

Until now, we couldn’t take a closer look at the optical fingerprint scanner on the OnePlus 6T.

Scientists develop fingerprint sensor that can measure temperature and pressure
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Scientists develop fingerprint sensor that can measure temperature and pressure

The sensor is designed to prevent fingerprint forgery carried out by using artificial fingerprints.

SIM card operator replicates Aadhaar database using fingerprint photos
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SIM card operator replicates Aadhaar database using fingerprint photos

A SIM card operator was able to successfully forge fingerprints by downloading Aadhaar credentials

SEBI might soon mandate fingerprint and eye-scan authentication for stock trading via mobile apps
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SEBI might soon mandate fingerprint and eye-scan authentication for stock trading via mobile apps

The development comes against the backdrop of instances of cyberattacks on systems in different parts of the world including India.

Samsung's future Galaxy series flagships could come with a fully bezel-less display and an under-screen fingerprint scanner
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Samsung's future Galaxy series flagships could come with a fully bezel-less display and an under-screen fingerprint scanner

The patent reveals that future Samsung flagships could not only feature completely bezel-less displays but also an under-screen fingerprint scanner.

Japan Display develops world's first transparent fingerprint scanning technology
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Japan Display develops world's first transparent fingerprint scanning technology

The sensor by Japan Display is a glass-based fingerprint sensor which makes use of its multi-touch technology, designed initially for other LCD displays.

Meizu M6 Note spotted on Geekbench with Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chipset
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Meizu M6 Note spotted on Geekbench with Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chipset

Meizu M6 Note specifications on Geekbench were uploaded on August 17 and it has been listed with an octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor clocked at 2.0 Ghz.

Apple iOS 11 public beta introduces a faster way to block TouchID and prevent misuse
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Apple iOS 11 public beta introduces a faster way to block TouchID and prevent misuse

This new trick on iOS 11 public beta can at least prevent unwanted users from accessing your phone until a valid pass code is entered.

Meizu likely to bring optical fingerprint recognition to its smartphones
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Meizu likely to bring optical fingerprint recognition to its smartphones

Meizu VP. Li Nan hinted a group of his friends that Meizu may go along with the optical fingerprint sensor.

UIDAI to roll out Aadhaar Pay for merchants to enable cashless transactions without a smartphone
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UIDAI to roll out Aadhaar Pay for merchants to enable cashless transactions without a smartphone

Unique Identification Authority of India has indicated that it will be rolling out Aadhaar Pay app for merchants in the coming weeks.

App Review: Fingerprint Gestures adds additional functionality to your fingerprint sensor
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App Review: Fingerprint Gestures adds additional functionality to your fingerprint sensor

Want more out of the fingerprint scanner on your Android smartphone? Give a go at the Fingerprint Gestures app.

TCL Corporation to bring smartphone with eye-verification technology to India
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TCL Corporation to bring smartphone with eye-verification technology to India

Unlock your phone with blink of the eye soon. One of China's biggest electronics manufacturers TCL Corporation is all set to launch in India a smartphone that will have the unique eye-biometric (retina-based) verification feature.

LA authorities spark debate by using legal wrangling to force LA woman to unlock iPhone
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LA authorities spark debate by using legal wrangling to force LA woman to unlock iPhone

FBI forced LA woman to unlock her iPhone with a fingerprint scan, sparking a debate on whether or not forced smartphone access violates the fifth amendment.

LG Innotek builds buttonless fingerprint sensor directly under smartphone display
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LG Innotek builds buttonless fingerprint sensor directly under smartphone display

LG Innotek announces new technology that can embed the fingerprint sensor just below the display itself.

Aadhaar is good, but I probably trust Apple more with privacy
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Aadhaar is good, but I probably trust Apple more with privacy

The headline wasn’t intended. It happened over the course of writing the piece. I must also disclose that as of writing this piece, I do not own an Apple product. I am, however, registered with the UIDAI for Aadhaar – the desi avatar of social security. Only it isn’t.

5 phones under Rs 15,000 with fingerprint scanners
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5 phones under Rs 15,000 with fingerprint scanners

While earlier only the high end flagships sported the fingerprint reader to unlock the device, for security purposes as well as to click selfies, last year also saw the launch of a phone that was priced under Rs 10k and housed a finger print scanner.

ZTE Blade A1 announced in China; cheapest smartphone to feature a fingerprint scanner
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ZTE Blade A1 announced in China; cheapest smartphone to feature a fingerprint scanner

ZTE has announced its all-new ZTE Blade A1 smartphone that features something special apart from its price tag.

Once premium, fingerprint scanners are now a budget feature – thanks to commoditisation!
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Once premium, fingerprint scanners are now a budget feature – thanks to commoditisation!

Do you remember when the iPhone 5s was launched with a fingerprint scanner? That was certainly a turning point. Well, Motorola did launch the Atrix in 2011 with a fingerprint scanner. Yet, it was the iPhone that made it a mainstream feature.

ZTE working on new Nubia Z11 flagship with curved display, all-metal body, fingerprint sensor: Report
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ZTE working on new Nubia Z11 flagship with curved display, all-metal body, fingerprint sensor: Report

The all new ZTE Nubia Z11 flagship has some renders leaked and will come with a curved display and powerful Snapdragon 820, according to a report by KKJ.cn.