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Timothy Stenovec

Passwords Are Terrible -- And These Companies Want To Kill Them | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 03.06.2015 | Technology

The race to kill the dreaded password is on.

Cops Can Force You To Unlock Phone With Apple Touch ID, Judge Rules

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 12.31.2014 | Technology

Cops can't make you give them your smartphone password -- but they can compel you to slap your finger onto your Apple Touch ID device to unlock it, a Virginia court ruled Thursday.

Why the Biometrics Privacy Threat Is Overblown

Rohit Sethi | Posted 11.27.2013 | Technology
Rohit Sethi

Now that biometrics have officially gone mainstream with Apple's new fingerprint scanner on the iPhone 5S, does this mean that our privacy is even more at risk from snoopers, hackers, and identity thieves?

This Could Be Really Bad News For Apple

Reuters | Jim Finkle | Posted 11.23.2013 | Technology

By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) - A group of German hackers claimed to have cracked the iPhone fingerprint scanner on Sunday, just two d...

Hackers Offered Prizes To Crack iPhone 5S Fingerprint Scanner

Reuters | Jim Finkle | Posted 11.20.2013 | Technology

By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) - Hackers are gearing up for Friday's iPhone 5S release with a contest to crack the device's first-ever ...

Now Your Finger Will be Hacked

Rebecca Abrahams | Posted 11.16.2013 | Technology
Rebecca Abrahams

co-authored by Dr. Stephen Bryen, CEO Ziklag Systems Apple is installing a finger print reader on its new 5S phone. The idea behind it is that a fin...

The Most Dangerous iPhone 5s Hacker

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.11.2013 | Technology

Sleep with one eye open, parents. The new iPhone 5s uses a fingerprint sensor instead of a PIN for added security, but just because your kids ...

Yet More Evidence The Next iPhone Might Recognize Your Fingerprints

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 06.05.2013 | Technology

If you're sick of punching in a passcode to keep your iPhone secure, one Apple analyst has some good news for you. Topeka Capital's Brian White bec...

Jason Gilbert

More Rumors About Apple's Two New iPhones | Jason Gilbert | Posted 03.17.2013 | Technology

Hello, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to This Week In Apple Rumors, our regular look back at all of the week's unconfirmed gossip, questionably sou...

Jason Gilbert

Why Your Next iPhone Might Have A Fingerprint Scanner | Jason Gilbert | Posted 01.24.2013 | Technology

On the upcoming iPhone 6 (or iPhone 5S, depending on Apple's whims and fancies), your password might not be that familiar mixture of four numbers. It ...

What Apple Might Be Planning To Do With iPhone Fingerprint Detection

Jason Gilbert | Posted 03.24.2013 | Technology
Jason Gilbert

I was a guest on HuffPost Live this afternoon to discuss my previous This Week In Apple Rumors column, specifically the rumor that the next iPhone wo...