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Barclays launching finger scanner for online banking

Barclays launching finger scanner for online banking

By 5 September 2014

Barclays has announced that it will be introducing a finger scanner to be used for online banking in the UK. Barclays has teamed up with Hitachi to create the biometric reader which uses the tech company's Finger Vein Authentication Technology, or Vein... >>

Samsung will let developers use Galaxy S5's fingerprint scanner in apps

Samsung will let developers use Galaxy S5's fingerprint scanner in apps

By 27 February 2014

Samsung released the software development kit for its Galaxy S5 smartphone, Gear 2 smartwatch, and Gear Fit fitness band at Mobile World Congress on Wednesday. Most notably, the SDK will open developers to the Galaxy S5's fingerprint scanning technology,... >>

LG said to outfit its entire 2014 line-up with fingerprint scanners, starting with LG G Pro 2

LG said to outfit its entire 2014 line-up with fingerprint scanners, starting with LG G Pro 2

By 22 January 2014

The fingerprint scanner's spot in smartphones is apparently not diminishing. And LG will be the next manufacturer to include the technology, with it coming to its whole line of 2014 handsets, according to Korea-based ETNews. LG has chosen the fingerprint... >>

Pantech Vega Secret Up brings 24-bit audio, fingerprint reader and privacy screen to its high-end smartphone

Pantech Vega Secret Up brings 24-bit audio, fingerprint reader and privacy screen to its high-end smartphone

By 5 December 2013

Pantech proved popular with the release of its Secret Note phablet so it’s back with another smartphone. This time it’s crammed in market-leading specs and a few extras such as 24-bit lossless audio, a privacy screen that can be viewed only from a... >>

Pantech beats Apple to the punch with fingerprint scanning smartphone

Pantech beats Apple to the punch with fingerprint scanning smartphone

By 6 August 2013

South Korea-based Pantech has announced its latest flagship smartphone, dubbed the Pantech Vega LTE-A. Beating Apple's iPhone 5S to the punch, the Vega LTE-A is one of the first phones to come with a fingerprint scanner. If rumours are any indication,... >>


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