Patent shows under-display Touch ID technology

Apple appears to be using optical biometric fingerprint scanning technology for the under-display version of its Touch ID, according to patent information reported by Patently Apple. A patent application published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office describes a...

Samsung Galaxy S10 Fingerprint Reader Lose to Silicon Case

A couple in the UK experienced a weird bug on their Samsung Galaxy S10 that allows bypassing the fingerprint reader to unlock the phone regardless of the biometric data registered in the device. Efforts in the past tricked biometric protection in phones from multiple...

Pixel 4 ‘Face Unlock’ Might Be Superior To iPhone’s Face ID

Google claims that its new Face Unlock security feature might be better than the iPhone’s Face ID. Google’s upcoming Pixel 4 smartphone will allegedly feature “Face Unlock,” which is basically the iPhone’s Face ID but on a Google phone. BGR reported that whether the...

Face ID Privacy & Security Concern, a viral video

The iPhone’s Face ID feature caused a fair amount of uncertainty when it first came out, and people were concerned about privacy and security. Your partner trying to unlock your phone with your face ID may or may not have been among those concerns. A viral video...

Lock OneDrive Files with Fingerprint or Face ID

Depending on your line of work, you may have some sensitive data that you want to make sure no one will have access to. Having the ability to double lock your files (one lock on your phone and the other on your OneDrive app) is handy regardless of what you do for a...

New Pixel 4 XL details reveal an iPhone feature will be included

The Pixel 4 XL will come with a new feature for the display called Ambient EQ. Similar to Apple’s True Tone, Ambient EQ will adjust the white balance of the display based on the ambient lighting. While Google is said to be using some type of 3D mapping system...

Greg Joswiak:”Touch ID will ‘continue to have a role'”

Apple’s vice president of product marketing Greg Joswiak recently spoke about the future of its biometric authentication systems, claiming that Face ID will be expanded to more devices over time, while Touch ID will “continue to have a role” for the...