Fingerprint tech from Qualcomm uses ultrasonic sound waves
Putting the password problem in perspective
Passwords are one of the banes of my life. I bet they are for you, too.
When Facebook goes down it takes big chunks of the internet with it
Checking social networks is a morning ritual for many, and when that routine is disrupted – as it was recently when Facebook's servers went down – its absence can come as a surprise. But what also becomes apparent is that when the world's most popular social network is inaccessible, so t ...
FIDO specs to pave way for post-password era
Finger vein authentication technology for smooth and accurate walkthrough-style personal verification
Hitachi today announced the development of walkthrough-style finger vein authentication technology for security gates in large-scale facilities where people congregate. The technology developed overcomes ...
Theatre Arts research provides insight into human behavior for scientists, engineers who build social robots
As an actress, producer, director and theatre arts lecturer at The University of Texas at Arlington, Julienne Greer knows the techniques that help draw people's deepest emotions to the surface. Now, she's ...
Cornell professor unlocks mysteries of paintings
Richard Johnson can see right through the masterpieces of Rembrandt and Van Gogh.
Microsoft beefs up security protection in Windows 10
MasterCard, Zwipe announce fingerprint-sensor card
Podcast platform opens up dialogue on mental illness, research finds
A popular comedian's podcast that has fellow comics talking openly about mental illness has redefined the relationship between celebrity and fan.
When judging art, men and women stand apart
The sexes show stark differences in how they evaluate art, finds a new study co-authored by a Michigan State University marketing scholar.
Digital Tattoo for Moto X offered in packs of ten
Passwords no more? Researchers develop mechanisms that enable users to log in securely without passwords
(Phys.org) —Passwords are a common security measure to protect personal information, but they don't always prevent hackers from finding a way into devices. Researchers from the University of Alabama at ...