THE FINGERPRINT HOTEL

Chairman of Prosum Biometric company, Tomi Kasnar of Slovenia is seen during a press conference in Monaco during the presentation of a new a wireless biometric access system at the Columbus Monaco hotel , Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2005.This hotel is equipped with a fingerprint authentication system which eliminates the need for room keys. Upon arrival, guests will be invited to place their fingertips on a fingerprint scanner.They can also pay bar and restaurant bills in this way. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)

A model presents a new wireless biometric access system at the Columbus Monaco hotel in Monaco, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2005.The hotel is equipped with a fingerprint authentication system which eliminates the need for room keys. On arrival, guests will be invited to place their fingertips on a fingerprint scanner.They can also pay bar and restaurant bills in this way. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)