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iPad Pro May Get Face ID Next Year

10/09/2017, Face ID is what Apple is calling the facial recognition feature on the iPhone X. It’s powered by depth-sensing cameras and powerful sensors that help control access to the device. While the iPhone X is yet to hit the market, there are already...

Android Makers Moving Away From Under-Screen Fingerprint Systems

10/09/2017, When Apple launched the iPhone X, it seemed that the Cupertino company was pretty sure that facial recognition is the future, so much so that they didn’t even bother including a fingerprint sensor on the handset as a backup of sorts. In fact Apple’s...

Apple Publishes Whitepaper On Its Face ID Technology

09/28/2017, Apple’s new iPhone X is taking a huge gamble by choosing to implement a new security feature in the form of Face ID. Apple isn’t just introducing a new security system, but they’ve also removed an existing security system with Touch ID, one that has...

Touch ID Reportedly Contributed To iPhone X Delay

09/27/2017, Compared to the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, the iPhone X’s release has been “delayed” to November. Of course it could have been Apple’s plan all along, but there have been various reports suggesting a number of reasons as to why the iPhone X might be...

iPhone X’s TrueDepth Camera Reportedly Hindering Production

09/25/2017, While facial recognition systems in phones aren’t new, Apple’s Face ID feature for the iPhone X seems to hold some potential in terms of being a more accurate and foolproof system. It is unclear if it will indeed work as advertised and if it will be...

Facial Recognition Startups Claim Renewed Interest After iPhone X

09/20/2017, With the iPhone X introducing facial recognition technology in the form of Face ID, many are curious to see if the feature will indeed live up to the hype, or whether it will end up falling flat. However it seems that the introduction of Face ID has also...

2018 iPhones Could Fully Adopt Face ID If Feature Is Well-Received

09/19/2017, With the iPhone X, Apple has done away with Touch ID in favor of Face ID, a new security feature in which users have their faces instead of their fingerprints scanned to authenticate who they are before the iPhone is unlocked as well as to verify Apple...

Huawei Makes Fun Of Apple’s iPhone X Face ID Fail

09/18/2017, If you were watching the iPhone event earlier this month you might recall that when the time came for a demo of the iPhone X’s Face ID facial recognition feature, things didn’t go as planned. Face ID failed on the primary demo device twice so...

Face ID Concerns Will Be Addressed Once The iPhone X Is Released

09/17/2017, Face ID in theory and on paper sounds like it has the chops to blow the competition out of the way. However initial hands-on previews of the feature have created some doubts in people’s minds as to whether or not this feature is what Apple has hyped it...

Apple Says Face ID Can Be Disabled In Emergency Situations

09/15/2017, There are many burning questions that many have about the new Face ID security feature found on Apple’s new iPhone X. Many of these questions will most likely be answered when the phone is released and people have had more time to play around with it,...

People Are Selling iPhone X Face Masks To Protect Against Face ID

09/15/2017, One of the features of Apple’s new iPhone X is Face ID. This is a facial recognition system that is supposed to be on the next level compared to what’s being offered on the market at the moment, but given that the iPhone X has yet to be released,...

iPhone X Face ID Won’t Let You Share Your Smartphone

09/14/2017, It’s very easy to give a significant other or a child access to your smartphone if you’re using a biometric security solution such as a fingerprint sensor. It’s possible to configure several fingerprints which can be used to unlock a...