Touch ID

Apple will Reportedly Let iPhone Owners Use Touch ID to Unlock Mac’s Running OS X 10.12

Apple will Reportedly Let iPhone Owners Use Touch ID to Unlock Mac’s Running OS X 10.12

Apple could be developing a way for iPhone owners to add a bit more security to their Mac, thanks to their iPhone.

Apple Patents New Touch ID Sensors That Can Be Embedded into Displays

Apple Patents New Touch ID Sensors That Can Be Embedded into Displays

Dreams of an iPhone without bezels just took a step closer to reality after Apple was granted a patent for a new Touch ID sensor that can be embedded within a display. One of the inventions, which uses ultrasonic imaging, would be even more reliable than today’s scanners.

Apple Releases iPhone 6s Ads Promoting Touch ID and 4K Recording

Apple Releases iPhone 6s Ads Promoting Touch ID and 4K Recording

With the release of the iPhone 6s now in the past, most eyes are already turned to what Apple may have coming down the pipe. Except Apple, which is still working on promoting its latest flagship’s features.

Apple Reveals the Average iPhone is Unlocked 80 Times a Day

Apple Reveals the Average iPhone is Unlocked 80 Times a Day

iPhone addiction is real. You might not think you use your device a lot, but you might be surprised by how much you check it throughout the day. According to Apple, the average iPhone unlocks their handset 80 times every single day.

iPhone SE Features: Top 9 Things You Need to Know About Apple’s New 4-Inch iPhone

iPhone SE Features: Top 9 Things You Need to Know About Apple’s New 4-Inch iPhone

It happened, Apple finally released a new, small screen iPhone that’s not a compromise like the iPhone 5c. The iPhone SE starts at $399 (which in Apple speak is pretty cheap), looks and feels like the 5s, and most of its components come from the 6s. Simple enough right?

How to Secure Your Notes with Touch ID on Your iPhone and iPad

How to Secure Your Notes with Touch ID on Your iPhone and iPad

With iOS 9 (and OS X El Cap), the Notes app finally became a truly powerful note-taking utility. Something that could convince Evernote and OneNote users in the Apple ecosystem to make the switch. If you still haven’t given it an honest shot, use our guide to get started. Now, with iOS 9.3 Apple has added a really important feature. The ability to secure notes.

iPhone’s Touch ID hacked with Play-Doh

iPhone’s Touch ID hacked with Play-Doh

Touch ID is supposedly the most secure method of locking your iOS devices, because it’s much harder to hack than a passcode. But is it? At Mobile World Congress last week, a Chinese startup showed it’s possible to unlock an iPhone using children’s Play-Doh.

HSBC looks to be ditching passwords in favor of Apple’s Touch ID and voice recognition

HSBC looks to be ditching passwords in favor of Apple’s Touch ID and voice recognition

For HSBC customers in the United Kingdom, security is taking a shift in the direction of fingerprints and a customer’s voice, thanks to new changes in protocol.

Apple apologizes for ‘Error 53’, restores disabled iPhones through iOS patch

Apple apologizes for ‘Error 53’, restores disabled iPhones through iOS patch

Earlier in February, “Error 53” grabbed plenty of attention, with an impending fix waiting in the wings for those affected by the issue.

Norwegian police will force an accused criminal to unlock his iPhone with Touch ID

Norwegian police will force an accused criminal to unlock his iPhone with Touch ID

Apple has a stake in security, thanks to features like Touch ID and heavy encryption within its software, and in Norway the former is making headlines.