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"World's first" iris recognition smartwatch runs Android

Jul 15, 2014, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Eric Brown)

IriTech has launched an Indiegogo project for an Android-based "Fidelys" smartwatch with iris recognition technology and a rotating-clicking bezel for I/O. The main draw of the Fidelys is its ???military grade??? iris recognition technology, which avoids the need for vulnerable, inconvenient, hard to remember passwords, says IriTech. By visually verifying one???s iris, the technology can lock/unlock the Fidelys device itself, as well as encrypt/decrypt files and data, and control the launch of applications on Bluetooth connected mobile devices.

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