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The Next Game-Changing iPhone Feature Is Fingerprint Scanning, Says Brian White (AAPL)

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Apple will add fingerprint scanning technology to the next iPhone, as well as the next versions of the iPad, says Topeka Capital analyst Brian White. White is on a "tech tour" in Taiwan. Talking with sources at PC industry tradeshow Computex, White says "fingerprint technology will greatly simplify and speed...
The Next Game-Changing iPhone Feature Is Fingerprint Scanning, Says Brian White (AAPL)

With Its Latest iOS Update, eBay's RedLaser Adds More Local Deals, Store Profile Pages And More

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Last fall, eBay updated its barcode scanning app, RedLaser, to be more of a companion to the in-store shopping experience. Part of that transition was adding deals from RetailMeNot, as well as geofencing and other features for shoppers. With a new update issued today for the iOS, eBay is partnering...
With Its Latest iOS Update, eBay's RedLaser Adds More Local Deals, Store Profile Pages And More

Why Digital Texts Need A New Library Of Alexandria -- With Physical Books

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Amidst the growing enthusiasm for digital texts -- ebooks and scans of illustrated books -- it's easy to overlook some important drawbacks. First, that you don't really own ebooks, as various unhappy experiences with Amazon's Kindle have brought home. Secondly, that a scan of an illustrated book is only as...
Why Digital Texts Need A New Library Of Alexandria -- With Physical Books

Low Latency No. 56: We're watching you

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The eye-scanning technology in Samsung's Galaxy S4 is impressive, but here's the kind of implementation we'd like to see. [Read more]...
Low Latency No. 56: We're watching you

AuthenTec sells encryption business, suggesting Apple's interest lies in fingerprint sensors

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With Apple rumored to be attempting to acquire a security solutions provider, a new move by AuthenTec to sell a portion of its business suggests Apple is most interested in its fingerprint scanning technology....
AuthenTec sells encryption business, suggesting Apple's interest lies in fingerprint sensors
eBay's iPhone app gets new interface, quick sign-up with Drivers License scanning

Passware expands to grab Facebook and Google passwords

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Password-scanning technology is gaining ground, but there are ways you can help secure your Mac against it. [Read more]...
Passware expands to grab Facebook and Google passwords
ShopVibe launches assistant for online and in-store bargain hunting (exclusive)

Airport scanning technology is a transparent victory for terrorism

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Security devices that invade our privacy are about to take a giant leap forward with a scanner that can tell what you had for breakfast from 50 metres awayEvery time I go through airport security nowadays the thought that comes to mind - as I take off my shoes and...
Airport scanning technology is a transparent victory for terrorism
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Mobile Payments Startup Jumio Takes On Card.io With Credit Card Scanning Toolkit For App Developers

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Mobile payments and identity verification company Jumio is introducing its Netswipe Mobile SDK today, which allows developers to add credit card scanning functionality to their mobile applications. The SDK (software development kit), is available now for iOS, but an Android version is coming soon, the company says. To jump-start usage, Jumio is...
Mobile Payments Startup Jumio Takes On Card.io With Credit Card Scanning Toolkit For App Developers
Get your body mapped for better fashion fits at retailers

Netgear's ProSecure platform helps SMBs manage social media

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The all-in-one gateway platform combine partners’ enterprise-strength security solutions with stream scanning technology to search and identify threats faster than conventional methods....
Netgear's ProSecure platform helps SMBs manage social media

Eyeconit for iOS lets you scan app icons in the real world to get them for yourself

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If you’ve ever hung out with a bunch of friends who have iPhones you know that the conversation at some point will turn to “what apps do you have?”. I’ve seen it happen in bars and restaurants and I always enjoy it when someone pulls out their phone and demos...
Eyeconit for iOS lets you scan app icons in the real world to get them for yourself
FIDOS project could use canine brain scans to select military dogs
Thinker Thing creates 3D objects using the power of your brain
Patent trolls' latest gambit: Sue businesses if they dare to use office scanners

UPS mid-way in deploying wearable image scanners for faster package sorting

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UPS workers are taking advantage of new wearable scanning technology that speeds up package loading and quickly transmits online tracking data to customers....
UPS mid-way in deploying wearable image scanners for faster package sorting

Microsoft saying good-bye to Hotmail

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Microsoft's new Outlook.com address is pushing out Hotmail, Curiosity will soon meet Mars, and we look at the head-scanning technology used by EA Sports. [Read more]...
Microsoft saying good-bye to Hotmail

Cisimple Launches A Hosted Continuous Delivery Platform For Mobile: Makes Building, Testing And Deployment Easier On Developers

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Cisimple is a new development platform, launching today, which automates the build, testing and deployment process for mobile applications. The company is offering hosted Continuous Integration for both the iOS and Android platforms to start, with other platforms planned for the future. The AngelPad-backed startup was founded earlier this summer...
Cisimple Launches A Hosted Continuous Delivery Platform For Mobile: Makes Building, Testing And Deployment Easier On Developers
Airport body scanning technology uncovers ancient Roman fresco

LG’s scanning mouse now connects to Evernote, Dropbox, more (exclusive)

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Yeah, I definitely drew this. No need to jump on your chair for this mouse, LG‘s mouse scanner is friendly and going to bring a lot more productivity your way. “Today many people don’t use a scanner because they have no easy access to digitizing the information,” said Dacuda chief...
LG’s scanning mouse now connects to Evernote, Dropbox, more (exclusive)

eBay's RedLaser Takes On Shopkick; Adds Geofencing And Deals With Best Buy To Barcode Scanning App

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eBay is entering the territory of mobile shopping app Shopkick with the latest update in the e-commerce giant’s barcode scanning app, RedLaser. Today, eBay is adding geofencing to its RedLaser application,and partnering with BestBuy to allow users to see special offers, browse open-stock items, and view items relevant to them...
eBay's RedLaser Takes On Shopkick; Adds Geofencing And Deals With Best Buy To Barcode Scanning App

Travelocity taps digital payments startup Jumio for in-app credit card scanning

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Mobile payments startup Jumio has announced a significant partnership with Travelocity that brings its Netswipe card scanning technology to the company’s Hotel Deals by lastminute.com iOS app. Jumio has been steadily accumulating partners, topping a reach of $154 billion in potential payments earlier this year, and Travelocity is a big...
Travelocity taps digital payments startup Jumio for in-app credit card scanning

Why locking your mobile device with a fingerprint is a great idea

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One of the rumors leading into the Apple iPhone 5 event today is that the new smartphone will incorporate fingerprint scanning technology....
Why locking your mobile device with a fingerprint is a great idea

Card scanner Jumio raises $3.3M from Citi Ventures

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Jumio, an online payment and image recognition company from Jajah founder Daniel Mattes, has pulled in a strategic $3.3 million investment from Citi Ventures, just a couple months after raising a $25 million round from Andreessen Horowitz. The company has been one of the leaders in using a camera to...
Card scanner Jumio raises $3.3M from Citi Ventures
How 3D scanning helped create the face of Bioshock Infinite's Elizabeth

Why Digital Texts Need A New Library Of Alexandria -- With Physical Books

www.techdirt.com
Amidst the growing enthusiasm for digital texts -- ebooks and scans of illustrated books -- it's easy to overlook some important drawbacks. First, that you don't really own ebooks, as various unhappy experiences with Amazon's Kindle have brought home. Secondly, that a scan of an illustrated book is only as...
Why Digital Texts Need A New Library Of Alexandria -- With Physical Books
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