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Open Sesame! Using Your Smartphone As A Secure Key
2013-01-04 06:16:18

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Smartphones may soon be able to function more securely as keys to homes and cars, thanks to new research from the Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Information Technology (SIT). While such capability has been possible for some time, the Fraunhofer researchers have developed a 'key app' that is even more versatile and secure than current solutions. The ShareKey software “is built around modern security technologies and can...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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