Saturday, December 10, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Apple AirPods Will Miss Holiday Season
Japan Display To Receive ¥50 bil. Support From Government
Google Said to Bring Internet To Cubans
Super Mario Run Won't Play Offline
U.S. Confirms Samsung and LG Dumped Washers
Xiaomi Electric Vehicle Launch on Monday, Yeelight LED Ceiling Light Launched
Hon Hai, Sharp To Build Massive LCD TV Plant In China
U.S. To Review Cyber Attacks Beyond 2016 Election
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Samsung May Add Eye Recognition Features To Future Devices


The next flagship smartphone or tablet from Samsung Electronics could feature an iris scanner.

While the Korean company itself is still busy marketing its Galaxy Gear smartwatch around the globe and would not confirm future plans, it has applied for a patent that could bring a new way of authentication in Samsung devices.

In what could be an answer to Apple's fingerprint sensors in the iPhone 5s, a patent filing by Samsung with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office published earlier this month writes:

"The iris has unique patterns whose number is larger than that of the fingerprint.. and ..is being evaluated as a biometric identification technology more advanced than a fingerprint or retina scanning technology."

The document says the technology may be embodied in many different forms including a computer, a tablet computer and a mobile device.

The patent ws filed May 6, 2013 but appeared on the USPTO web site earlier this month.

Linking human eyes with smartphone usage is not new for Sasmsug, as recent Galaxy smartphones come with software features that recognize a person?s eyes for adjusting the brightness of a phone screen or even for scrolling up and down a web page.




Previous
Next
Microsoft Fights Back Against Skype Censorship in China        All News        Google Voice Search App Released
New Tone Ultra Bluetooth Headset by LG     Mobiles News      Nokia Lumia 525 Officially Launched

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung To Brick Remaining Note7 Device Through Software Update
Samsung SDI to Supply Batteries To Lucid Motors
Samsung To Design And Make Chips For Tesla Cars
Samsung's First Foldable Phone May Actually Not Have A Foldable Screen
Western Digital Renews Patent Cross-License Agreement with Samsung
U.S. Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Samsung in Smartphone Patent Suit
KAIST Sues Samsung, Qualcomm And Globalfoundries Over FinFET Patent Infringement
Samsung Offers Second Gear S2 Update
Samsung Gear S3 Features Lonely Planet's Travel App, Guides and New Watchfaces
Samsung Galaxy S8 To Feature Automatic Focus Function to Its Front Camera
Samsung Investors And Executives Meet to Discuss Company Overhaul
Samsung Dominates The Global Mobile DRAM Market

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .