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Thursday February 06, 2014

Using Body Odor As A Form Of Biometric Authentication

Using body odor as a form of biometric authentication? Something doesn't smell right about this story.

Turns out your smell - which may be just as offensive as the next guy's - is at least unique. To prove that point, one only need to think of bloodhounds that can track people by following their scent. The researchers, however, admit that the technology they are experimenting with is not on par with traditional four-legged sensors.