Tag: Face ID


Apple working on biometric identification beyond Touch ID and Face ID

September 12, 2019

Via: Apple Insider

Apple has recently filed for a patent detailing aspects of its innovation in the field. Instead of using a hand-shape for a user to authenticate with, long seen in movies and television, Apple is proposing something similar to Touch ID […]


Future Apple biometric security may including scanning veins in a user’s face

May 15, 2018

Via: Apple Insider

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published a patent on Tuesday called “Vein imaging using detection of pulsed radiation,” granted to Apple. First applied for on November 12, 2015, the patent describes the use of an infrared emitter and a […]

E-payment & Security, Technology

Apple: Touch ID was never planned for iPhone X because Face ID is the future

October 31, 2017

Via: TheNextWeb

When the iPhone X rumor mill began churning everything seemed to suggest Apple tried to fit a Touch ID sensor under the display, but failed. Now Apple is flatly denying those rumors, saying it spent “no time looking at fingerprints” […]


Tech Fix: The iPhone X Arrives Friday. Here is What You Need to Know.

October 30, 2017

Via: NYTimes Tech

Apple’s iPhone X, the most anticipated iPhone since the original debuted a decade ago, is set to arrive in stores Friday. But unlike past releases, this iPhone may be extra hard to get — and it might not even be […]


Apple denies it reduced accuracy of Face ID to aid iPhone X production

October 25, 2017

Via: Apple Insider

In a statement, Apple has directly refuted claims that Face ID has been compromised by changes in how it certifies parts for the Face ID system. The statement, issued to AppleInsider and other media venues on Wednesday morning takes Bloomberg […]

Apps & Sites, Mobile Commerce, News

Apple’s iPad Pro to gain Face ID with TrueDepth camera in 2018 – report

October 9, 2017

Via: Apple Insider

Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, who has a strong track record in predicting Apple’s future product plans, said on Monday that he believes the iPad Pro lineup will be bolstered by the addition of a TrueDepth camera. By bringing […]


Face, the future: the new touch-less ID of iPhone X

September 14, 2017

Via: Apple Insider

Four years after introducing Touch ID to radically enhance iOS users’ privacy and security, today’s Apple is doing exactly what Steve Jobs would do — phasing it out and moving on to something even better: Face ID technology in iPhone […]