What is Brazil’s LGPD and what does it mean?

Soon new data protection regulations will come into force in Brazil. Read on to find out all about the LGPD – Lei Geral de Proteção de Dados – and what it means for those who fall under its jurisdiction.

What is the biometric payment card and how does it work?

When we think of biometrics, we still often think of a science fiction future where our physical characteristics and behaviors identify us without us having to do anything. We’re not at that stage yet, but chances are that you are already using biometric tech without really realizing it. Most smartphones today require you to rest … Continued

What is Microsoft’s Hardware Authentication Key?

Microsoft has revealed a new technology that will allow 800 million users to log on to their accounts, including Outlook, Office 365, OneDrive, Skype and Xbox Live, without inputting a password. Instead, users can plug a physical hardware key into the USB ports on home laptops and tablets, or connect it by Bluetooth to a … Continued

What is voice recognition software and how does it work?

Digital voice assistants are getting more and more popular, changing the way we search, shop and access online services. Devices like Amazon Alexa and Google Home have started to become an integral part of every smart home or office, with voice-enabled smart speakers predicted to reach 55% of US households by 2022. Their popularity is … Continued