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Face ID

Face ID

There’s a new Face ID hack, but you have nothing to worry about

August 9th, 2019

Researchers at the Black Hat security conference this week highlighted an interesting, and somewhat impractical, way to fool Apple’s Face ID. Originally introduced with the iPhone X, Face ID does an impressive job of only allowing authorized users to access a particular device. All the same, Face ID isn’t entirely fool-proof. Over the past few …

Touch ID vs. Face ID

Insider says Apple will launch an iPhone with Face ID and Touch ID in 2021

August 5th, 2019

Apple shocked some fans in 2017 when it launched the first iPhone without a Touch ID fingerprint sensor. The iPhone X was also the first iPhone ever to feature 3D face recognition technology, a biometric authentication solution that’s far superior to Touch ID. The competition, meanwhile, wasn’t able to copy Apple’s Face ID, and Android …

Face ID

Apple is working on new technology that’ll take Face ID to the next level

March 15th, 2019

Though Face ID on the iPhone remains the most reliable facial recognition scheme you can find on a smartphone today, it’s not without its shortcomings. While Face ID does a remarkable job of identifying individual users and detecting fraudulent authentication efforts, it’s still possible for twins of family members who closely resemble each other to …

MacBook Specs

Apple reportedly testing Macs with Face ID and touchscreen displays

February 11th, 2019

A recent report said that Apple will launch the AirPods 2 this spring, and that the new wireless headphones will be more expensive than their predecessors. The report detailed the upcoming AirPower wireless charger as well, also set for a spring release, and offered an unexpected tidbit about the Mac line. Apparently, Apple is testing …

Pixel 4 vs. iPhone X

Will the Pixel 4 copy the iPhone XS’s most advanced feature?

January 28th, 2019

When Google launched the first Android P Developer Preview last March, I explained why I thought at the time that the Pixel 3 would have a notch just like the iPhone X. That turned out to be true: Google copied the iPhone X’s design, adapting other iPhone X features to work on Android in the …