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Gadgets That Know Who You Are, Just By Touch
October 9, 2012
HCII PhD student Chris Harrison, working with colleagues at Disney Research, Pittsburgh, has helped develop a technique called capacitive fingerprinting which enables touchscreens or other objects to tell the difference between users based just on their touch (video). The researchers are demonstrating the technology this week at the ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology in Cambridge, Mass.
Mark Wilson reports on the technology at Fast Company’s Co.DESIGN site: