Different Strokes

Companies are using software that analyzes our typing patterns and helps them figure out if we are who we say we are online. But is it a privacy violation? Should we be very afraid? Scout Analytics’ Matt Shanahan discusses the uses and potential abuses of the technology, while Citizen Media Law Project blogger Andrew Moshirnia says it’s an ominous new twist on handwriting analysis.

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