Beijing-based Vkansee could have the key to the biometric fingerprint conundrum

February 10, 2017 | By Paul Mutter of

Optical technology picks up greater levels of detail, without imposing heavy screen redesigns. They also recently raised $10 million Biometrics developer Vkansee has raised $10 million in a Series A that will allow the company to begin mass production of its new high resolution fingerprint sensor, and complete development of a second system. The company […]

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Japanese researchers: your peace-sign selfies are putting you at risk


If flashing a peace sign is your go-to selfie move, you might want to think about coming up with a new signature look. Turns out, your light-hearted display of goodwill to the world could be putting your personal data at risk — if you come across a truly determined hacker, anyway. According to research from […]

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Once And For All, Is It Safe To Pay With Your iPhone?


As long as you have an iPhone in your purse, there has never been a better excuse to ditch your bulky wallet or leave it at home. Many stores, apps, and websites on Safari offer an option where you can pay for your purchases using Apple Pay on your iPhone or Apple Watch. It’s convenient […]

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