Biometric fingerprint recognition peripherals have been available for quite some time, the Eikon Mini stands out because of its tiny size and the interductory price of $9.95.
This little reader measures just 15 x 19 x 13mm, its compatable with PCs and Macs and is light enough to be carried around in your pocket. A perfect companion for laptops and tablets (with a USB port).
The AuthenTec TrueSuite software comes with an array of features including password management, access security and secure internet browsing. The PC version comes with the added advantage of file and folder lock functionality.
The regular price is $19.95, if you want to get your hands on one for $9.95; head over to the AuthenTec site.