24 Hour Fitness Rolling Out Fingerprint-Based ID Entry System

24 Hour Fitness Rolling Out Fingerprint-Based ID Entry System

Gym chain 24 Hour Fitness is getting some attention for a new program that uses members’ fingerprints to replace the gym’s existing photo ID system. [More]

Bank Of America Asks Armless Man For Thumbprint

Bank Of America Asks Armless Man For Thumbprint

A Florida man was unable to cash a Bank of America check because the bank required a thumbprint, and he had no arms.

Would You Buy Groceries With A Fingerprint?

Would You Buy Groceries With A Fingerprint?

Jewel-Osco, a Midwest supermarket, introduced a biometric payment system. After signing up and associating your fingerprint with your credit card, you can buy groceries just by pushing your finger on a reader at checkout and entering your “search number.”