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WebMD launches biometrics-friendly app portal

Not wanting to miss the consumer health data craze, MebMD has announced the launch of a new health portal that will wrap its physician-reviewed health information around biometric health data collected from all sorts of connected health devices.

We don’t need a national ID card

The process of implementing an American national identity card would be an expensive logistical and bureaucratic nightmare.

The blood in your eyes may soon replace your passwords

So you need to identify yourself. You could have your fingerprint professionally authenticated. You could also have your iris scanned. How about using your smartphone to read blood patterns in your eye? EyeVerify is bringing that technology to your iPhone in 2013.