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iOS 12 Lets Face ID Support Two Different Faces

06/06/2018, Unlike Touch ID in which users could register multiple fingerprints and even fingerprints of other users, Face ID was not designed that way. Even Apple claimed that Face ID was not designed to support multiple users presumably due to security reasons....

iOS 12 Beta Hints At iPad With Face ID

06/05/2018, It has long been rumored that Apple is going to bring Face ID to iPads and that possibility appears to have been confirmed by the first iOS 12 beta. iOS developer Guilherme Rambo has been digging into the beta and has discovered code which seemingly...

Face ID In The Future Could Include Vein Scanning On A User’s Face

05/15/2018, At the moment Apple’s Face ID feature works pretty much as intended and seems to be pretty hard to fool. However it doesn’t mean that it is perfect, but if a recently published patent is anything to go by, it seems that in the future Face ID could be...


iPhone X Face ID Issues To Be Fixed By Repairing The Rear Camera

05/07/2018, There have been some reports of users with Face ID issues on their iPhone X. This is a big problem for those users since Face ID is the only way for them to log into their phone as Touch ID has since been removed. However what’s interesting is Apple’s...

Apple Patent Hints At Face ID Possibly Arriving For The Apple Watch

03/25/2018, At the moment how the Apple Watch authenticates the wearer who is wearing the Apple Watch is through skin contact. This means that as long as the user has authenticated themselves previously, as long as the watch is touching their skin, but taking the...

Apple Said To Begin Trial Production Of 2018 iPhones Soon

03/22/2018, The iPhone X was the first revolutionary upgrade for Apple’s smartphone lineup in a few years as it brought new technologies such as the OLED display and 3D sensors. However, the latter presented some challenges on the production line and multiple...

Apple’s 3D Sensing Tech Reportedly Two Years Ahead Of Android

03/20/2018, Apple introduced its sophisticated 3D sensing technology called Face ID with the iPhone X last year and a new report suggests that the company has a sold two-year lead over its Android rivals in this department. According to the report, most Android OEMs...

Apple Supplier Hints That Face ID Will Be Coming To All 2018 iPhones

03/09/2018, With Face ID being the brand new feature that Apple introduced last year with the iPhone X, it is expected that it will eventually be brought onto other iPhones. A report from last month suggested that all of 2018’s iPhones would be getting it, and now...

New iPad Pros With Face ID Could Arrive Next Quarter

03/07/2018, Recent reports have suggested that Apple has a couple of new tablets in the pipeline which it’s going to launch in the not too distant future. These new iPads are expected to feature the Face ID technology that the company introduced with the iPhone...

Face ID Will Reportedly Be Present On All 2018 iPhones

02/07/2018, Apple launches new iPhones in the fall every year and already we’re hearing rumors and reports about what we can expect from the 2018 iPhones. If a new report out of South Korea is to be believed, all 2018 iPhones will have the Face ID feature that...

iOS 11.3 Will Allow Face ID To Approve Family Purchases

01/31/2018, While the removal of Touch ID on the iPhone X was a gamble, it sort of paid off as Face ID certainly does work as advertised, at least for the most part. However it also created some inconveniences, such as not being able to approve family purchases which...

‘Modern iPad’ Most Likely iPad With Face ID

01/28/2018, According to the rumors, Apple is said to be working on an iPad with Face ID. Recently it was discovered that in the iOS 11.3 beta that there are references made to a “modern iPad”, but it is unclear as to what this means. Now it seems that there is...

2019 iPhone X Notch Might Be Slimmer

01/16/2018, The iPhone X is the first smartphone from Apple to feature an OLED display. It’s also the first to feature a notch which houses the components for its Face ID facial recognition system. There are different schools of thought on the notch and if...