It’s time to face the ugly reality of face recognition 

A hoax hit Facebook this week. Fake news about a fake app called Facezam claimed that the app could track down anyone by simply scanning their Facebook photos.Thousands or millions of Facebook users fell for the hoax and freaked out. (A U.K. marketing agency created the hoax as a publicity stunt.)The public reaction illustrates how[…]

Americans want passwords, not biometrics, survey finds 

Most people aren’t interested in fingerprint authentication and other biometric logins, a study has found.9 ways to bend Windows 10 to your willCustomize Windows 10 to your liking, not theirs.READ NOWFree email portal and Yougov surveyed over a thousand folks around the world in July and discovered over half (58 percent) prefer traditional passwords.A[…]