Touch ID

You won’t believe how many online login attempts are made by hackers

Go to your Amazon, Zappos, etc. account now and change the password to something stronger. That’s the takeaway from a cyber security firm’s report that says a whopping 91 percent of all attempts to log into e-commerce websites are from hackers.<p>Attempts by hackers to log into the sites of airlines, …

Tech Trends

Save $400 on the prev. gen. 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar 256GB

232Tech (Top-Rated Plus Seller, 99.2% positive feedback) via eBay Daily Deals offers Apple’s now previous generation 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar 256GB for <b>$1,399.99 shipped</b>. Regularly $1,799, today’s offer is $30 less than our previous mention and $200 better than B&H.<p>Apple 13-inch MacBook …

MacBook Pro

Apple Pay Summertime promo offers discounts on Fandango, Groupon, and more

Apple is launching a new Apple Pay promo that will run beginning today (July 19) through August 1. Users will be able to get discounts through select stores and retailers when using Apple Pay in apps or on the web.<p>Users will be able to get discounts such as $5 off 2 or more movie tickets with …

Apple

Top iPad apps gone free

We find the best iPad app gone free for you daily. Our appPicker PDI selects only the top iPad apps free for the day as they happen so you know they …

Apps

Snag last year's 128GB 9.7-inch iPad for $80 off at Walmart

We’re big fans of the 2018 9.7-inch iPad, but last year’s model is no slouch, either—particularly if you have no plans to use the newly supported …

IPad Pro

The Samsung Galaxy S10 Will Go Ultrasonic

Image: Qualcomm<p>We're still several months away from the release of a new flagship smartphone from Samsung but that doesn't mean the rumours and leaks …

Phones

How to Enable USB Restricted Mode on Your iPhone or iPad, Available in iOS 11.4.1

Apple’s iPhones are extremely secure once you’ve used TouchID or FaceID and a passcode to lock them down, but there was a loophole with specialized …

iOS

A Brief History of iOS: The Evolution of MDM and Enterprise Mobility

As organizations have gradually embraced mobile technology over the years to boost productivity, the task of protecting enterprise networks has …

Enterprise Mobility

Make your Android or iPhone's fingerprint reader work every time

This dead-simple trick will keep you from wanting to throw your phone across the room.<p>Raise your hand if this is you: The fingerprint reader on your iPhone or Android phone fails often enough on the first try that you're starting to wonder if you've been cursed with weird fingers.<p>Relax; there are …

Mobile Technology

Pick up a pre-paid Apple iPhone 6s Plus for $139 shipped via Walmart

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Walmart offers Apple’s iPhone 6s Plus 16GB on Simple Mobile Pre-Paid Service for <b>$139 shipped</b>. Originally $749, pre-paid providers …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple fined after bricking iPhones repaired by third-parties | Trusted Reviews

<b>Apple has been heavily fined in Australia after it was accused of disabling and refusing to repair iPhones previously fixed by third-parties.</b><p>An …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple fined $6.6 million after iPhones and iPads stopped working because they had third-party parts

An Australian court has fined Apple $9 million AUD (about $6.6 million USD) for its refusal to fix iPhones and iPads that had previously been repaired with third-party parts. Users reached out to Apple for help when their phones were bricked by “Error 53,” a software update that made phones …

Apple

We’re Using Touch ID To Increase Security In The ELIX App📱🔒 + Our New Activity Feed And Ledger Are Here… and More.

Welcome to this round of ELIX updates! Over the past week, we’ve been busy improving our app and getting ready for our app launch. Keep reading to …

Social Media

Touch ID not working for you? Here’s how to fix it!

On an iOS device, there’s a capacitive ring around the Touch ID sensor; on the new MacBook Pro, the entire Touch ID sensor is capacitive. When the …

MacBook Pro

MyRogers for iPhone Updated with New Design, Face ID and Touch ID Support

MyRogers for iPhone has gained a new “simplified refreshed design”, according to the company, which brings improved performance and more.According to …

App Store

iOS 12 will support Face ID for two people

Ever since the iPhone X arrived, Face ID has only ever supported one person -- unlike Touch ID, there was no way to register someone else you trust with your device. That won't be a problem with iOS 12. While Apple didn't discuss the feature during its WWDC keynote, iOS 12 lets you add an …

Apple

Apple's WWDC 2018 pass pairs NFC with Face ID & Touch ID for access

Instead of relying on QR or barcodes at WWDC 2018 this year, Apple is using NFC with Face ID or Touch ID authentication of the pass in the user's …

Apple

間もなく登場予定の「iOS 12」のUIデザインの予測画像が「本当にこうなるのでは?」と思わされる完成度

2018年6月4日から開催されるAppleの開発者向け会議「<b>WWDC 2018</b>」での発表が期待されている、iPhone・iPad向けの最新OSが「<b>iOS …

iOS

1Password 7 for Mac revamps interface, adds Touch ID support, more

AgileBits’s popular password vault tool 1Password has been updated for the Mac, with a revamped UI, the ability to check and see if your passwords …

Apps

Firstrade Adds Touch ID to Its Mobile Trading App | Investopedia

Firstrade Securities, the discount brokerage, has overhauled its mobile trading app, adding enhanced security and more trading data and charts. On …

Brokerage

∞ [VIDEO] Test run of an in-glass fingerprint sensor

Marques Brownlee shows off an in-glass fingerprint sensor and compares its performance side-by-side with an iPhone 8 and Touch ID.There’s a lot to …

IPhone 8

A glimpse of Apple’s in-display fingerprint scanner that will never be

When Apple decided to create a bezel-less iPhone, it needed a replacement for the fingerprint scanner in the Home button. The company decided to go with facial recognition, but also looked into embedding a Touch ID scanner into the display.<p>A holdover from this period is a patent the company …

Tech Trends

Next Gen iPhone or Two to Have Both Face ID and Embedded on Screen Touch ID Together in One iPhone

With more and more news revealing that (more and more) companies came out and managed to embed fingerprint scanner into

Mobile Technology

When and why Apple might bring back Touch ID

Touch ID is gone as a single point of active authentication... but not as part of a multi-point passive authentication system.Despite other vendors …

Apple Watch

ディスプレイ内蔵の指紋センサーって精度どうなのよ?

来年あたり、指紋センサーはみーんなディスプレイ内蔵、なんてのも夢じゃなさそう。<p>ディスプレイの広さを確保しつつ、指紋センサーの使い勝手も両立できる<b>ディスプレイ内蔵型の指紋センサー</b>。見た目も最高にクールですが、「<b>読み取り精度はどうなのよ?</b>」という疑問が頭をちょっとよぎったり。<p>Vivoの最新モデルに採用されたディスプレイ内蔵の指紋認証センサーがSFチック!<p>センサーの存在すら忘れてしまいそう。以前から噂されていたSynaptics社のディスプレイ下に指紋認証センサーを配置する技術「Clear ID …

Touch ID

Tests of embedded fingerprint reader show that option could have worked for Apple

We know from both a succession of patents and Apple statements that the company was exploring a Touch ID sensor embedded into the screen of the iPhone before it settled on Face ID for last year’s flagship iPhone …<p>Apple says that it abandoned all work on an embedded Touch ID sensor as soon as it saw …

Apple

Touch ID and Face ID on iOS · Michael Brown

Introduction<p>Adding support for Touch ID and Face ID to your app is not always completely straightforward, especially given that the documentation …

Information Systems

iPhone SE 2 new renders hint at Face ID, iPhone X-like notch

Mobile Technology

Unconfirmed iPhone SE 2 CAD renders include notch, no headphone jack or Touch ID

While everyone seems to agree on many key aspects of two next-gen OLED iPhones and an LCD variant due out sometime in the fall, that long overdue …

Mobile Technology

Apple could ditch ‘3D Touch’ in 6.1-inch LCD iPhone this year

Apple could be ditching its pressure sensitive ‘3D Touch’ feature on one of its iPhones this year. Apple is expected to launch three iPhones this …

Mobile Technology