IBM Introducing Fingerprint Reader into Laptop

Biometric security, at least in theory, has been around for a decade. But the use of biometrics for computer security and user authentication has failed to attract much practical interest to date because the clunky devices were costly, inconvenient and intrusive. All that could change this week when...


MCI, AOL Unveil AIM Relay Services

MCI announced Thursday that it has reached an agreement with America Online to allow deaf, hearing impaired and speech disabled individuals to access MCI's services via AOL, AOL Instant Messenger and Apple Computer iChat services.

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