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8/4/2016
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Terry Sweeney
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8 Alternatives to Selfie Authentication

How to definitively prove your identity? A variety of anatomical parts and functions may soon be able to vouch for you.
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It's All In Your Head

Researchers in Germany are working on something called SkullConduct, a method to identify individual users by how ultrasound waves bounce around inside their heads, creating patterns and sounds allegedly as unique as fingerprints. The headset could prove a little clunky at first, but researchers think the technology could eventually be incorporated into a smartphone, authenticating users as they pick up their phones and hold them to their heads. An interim step may something akin to Google Glass (a new version is reportedly under development), which already creates a connection between the wearer's head and the network.

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9/13/2016 | 2:38:02 AM
Great article
Great article you have here. I wanted to make mention of an additional alternatives we are developing called Flickup. It allows you to connect with nearby users to request a photo be taken, yet never have to hand over your phone. We are still in our development stage but if you sign up, you'll be notified once the app hits the Apple and Android app stores!
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