PC Mag reports that the top rumormongers say the new iPhone will have a fingerprint reader built into the Home button. Some people think this could revolutionize the smartphone, but I am not one of them. My skepticism has nothing to do with Apple or the iPhone. It's just that I have seen at least three iterations of fingerprint readers come and go since 1980. The last one showed up on various laptops and some sort of security device. Disclaimer: there was a similar cycle with tablets but Apple cracked the formula to make them successful. The smartphone itself was...

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