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Biometric Update regularly writes articles about Apple Watch. The following set of links is available to help you find biometrics news concerning Apple Watch. More topics may be explored by accessing our entire Biometrics Topics list.


Apple patents smart watch band with wrist biometric sensors

The next Apple Watch may come with wrist biometric sensors, after the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office awarded Apple 62…


Patent suggests Apple Watch biometric authentication based on veins or other subdermal features

Apple has applied to patent a technology which could be used to secure the Apple Watch with biometric vein authentication….


Apple settles with Valencell in wearable biometric patent infringement suit

Apple and biometric sensor maker Valencell have settled a patent infringement and breach of contract suit related to light-guided sensors…


OPM hack, Apple Watch biometrics patent, behavioral biometrics, analyst reports & more top stories

Here’s a recap of the most popular biometrics industry news that appeared on BiometricUpdate.com this past week. OPM Hack In…


Apple granted patent for new Apple Watch biometric ID system

In the third Apple Watch-related patent filing published in the past month, Apple has filed a new biometrics related patent…


Apple Watch’s sensors fail to work properly on tattooed users

Some users of Apple Watch have reported on YouTube and Reddit that the device does not work properly if you…


Apple drives biometrics in mobile commerce, boosts consumer privacy: report

Recent developments from Apple – Touch ID, mobile payment system Apple Pay, and Apple’s updated privacy policy – have been…


Apple Watch and Apple Pay Likely to Receive Different Acceptance Amongst Consumers

This is a guest post by Janice Kephart, founder of the Secure Identity & Biometrics Association (SIBA). Last week I…


Top biometrics news stories, week ending September 14

Here’s a recap of most popular and noteworthy biometrics industry news that appeared on BiometricUpdate.com this past week. Biometrics Week…


Apple adds smartwatch, biometric payment capabilities to iPhone

After months of rumors and speculation in the press, Apple announced it will soon launch its new Apple Watch, a…

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