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Vision Pro iris sensor added to Apple’s fingerprint and face authenticators

The happiest day at Apple isn’t its release of a great annual report. It’s when executives see how the market…

Dec 14, 2023

Less passcodes, more biometric protections on iPhones in new beta test

Apple is testing a new security setting to address the theft of iPhones and at least one of the new…

Dec 8, 2023

Fingerprint Cards appoints CRO, ProofID names 2 regional CEOs

Fingerprint Cards AB and ProofID have announced hires for leadership roles. Biocatch and MSite have named new members of their…

Nov 24, 2023

Apple rumored to be retiring fingerprint biometrics on iPhones

The next generation of iPhones may not come with Apple’s biometric fingerprint sensor TouchID, according to whispers from the Chinese…

Oct 16, 2023

The authentication sector is betting on passkeys, but passwords refuse to go away

The results of the 2023 Workforce Authentication Report are out, and show employers eager to move beyond passwords and embrace…

Oct 13, 2023

Apple invents face biometric system for smart glasses wearers to unlock other devices

Patently Apple reports Apple has filed a new patent application for a new Face ID system designed for smart glasses…

Oct 2, 2023

Australian firm loses biometrics patent infringement suits against Apple

A U.S. patent body has ruled against an alleged patent-trolling Australian company and in favor of Apple in a patent-infringement…

Aug 16, 2023

New Apple patents for emotion recognition and MacBook face authentication

Apple may be inching closer to including Face ID biometrics in its MacBook laptops, based on a newly granted patent….

Aug 11, 2023

Apple files patents to enhance iris biometrics authenticator, let systems read lips

Apple has had three patent applications published that could enhance its biometric authenticator Optic ID feature and equip its devices…

Jun 22, 2023

Apple expands passkey play, gets patent for Touch ID on desktops

It will come as a surprise to very few that Apple continues to play with its identity features in phones…

Jun 13, 2023

Apple looks to protect IP on biometrics for vision correction and headset authentication

Apple has included facial recognition technology for the iPhone in one of its latest patents, which could potentially be used…

Jun 6, 2023

Apple Vision Pro headset to have Optic ID biometrics built in

Apple announced its new Optic ID biometrics for the Vision Pro VR headset at its annual developers’ conference. The device…

May 31, 2023

Apple patents multi-function digital ID with liveness, other security features

A U.S. patent has been awarded for binding biometric authentication to a person’s digital ID. It likely will be combined…

May 19, 2023

Digital ID projects in the US continue to dribble out

Apple-compatible digital IDs have come to a fourth U.S. state – Georgia. The mobile driver’s license development program was run…

Apr 11, 2023

Apple patents wink/nod smart home communications. Biometric startup enters doorbell market

The home biometric camera market could be getting new capabilities and another player. Apple has been awarded a patent (US…

Mar 27, 2023

Apple patent filing for under-display biometrics capture system published

A new method for capturing face, fingerprint and iris biometrics from under the display of an electronic device is the…

Mar 13, 2023

Bad news for iPhone notch haters. Biometric lens under the display pushed back

Bad news for iPhone notch haters. Biometric lens under the display pushed back It could be two more years before…

Mar 8, 2023

Apple’s full body scan tool could identify fat pockets and tell you about it

Move over, WebMD: Apple is exploring a full-body scan system that will make health assessments in order to recommend lifestyle…

Feb 28, 2023

Another patent from Apple puts palm biometrics on smart watches

Apple has been awarded a United States patent that would bring contactless palm biometrics for authentication to its Watch line….

Feb 27, 2023

Thieves bypass Apple security measures to steal from iPhone users in minutes

Criminals have found ways to defeat the security measures of Apple’s iPhones, allowing them access to apps, banking information, private…

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