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9/7/2010 05:18 PM EDT
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DrQuine   9/7/2010 10:21:04 PM
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Even though Dell Computers and others offer fingerprint reading security options on their computers, fingerprint reading technologies still seem to be a highly fragmented market in search of a strong customer base. "A Single-Chip Fingerprint Sensor and Identifier" was described and illustrated by Shigematsu et al in the December 1999 issue of the "IEEE Journal of Solid State Circuits". Why hasn't this market matured and consolidated into a mainstream product more than a decade later?

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