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If you want to remember your wallet or password put a RING on it! $250 accessory can be used to make payments, start your computer and even unlock your house

$250 smart RING can be used to make #payments or even unlock your house  #IoT #Wearables

  • While you might think that the £193 ($250) ring would be an easy target for thieves, the device only works when the user’s identity is verified with a series of gestures.
  • The Token Ring contains a fingerprint sensor and an optical proximity sensor to make sure that only the owner can use it.
  • Through an app, users can pair their ring and their biometric information with other devices, including credit cards and house keys.
  • Through an app, users can pair their ring and their biometric information with other devices, including credit cards and house keys.
  • And if the ring is removed at any point, the user will have to reactivate it with another fingerprint scan.

The ring, which is made by New York-based Token, can be paired with a range of devices, including credit cards, house keys and travel cards.

@evankirstel: $250 smart RING can be used to make #payments or even unlock your house #IoT #Wearables

By Shivali Best For Mailonline

Published: 12:18 EDT, 5 July 2017 | Updated: 12:58 EDT, 5 July 2017

If you want to remember your wallet or password put a RING on it! $250 accessory can be used to make payments, start your computer and even unlock your house