Dean Allen

Dean Allen has passed, and there are a few remembrances of him out already. Jon Gruber Om Malik Jason Kottke My contact with Dean was limited to the early days of Textpattern, which this site used to be built on. I LOVED Textpattern, but it just developed too slowly and I had to move on […]

Finger chopping?

From www.citeworld.com/security/22399/iphone-fingerprint-scanner-better-biometrics With the new sensors you don’t have to move your finger, just press it against the reader. And like the sensor in the iPhone 5S, the sensors that will be in laptops and keyboards and other phones can detect the ridge and valley pattern of your fingerprint not from the layer of dead skin […]