Touch id

01.27.15
How Touch ID thwarted Motorola's plans to incorporate fingerprint technology on the Nexus 6
01.27.15

How Touch ID thwarted Motorola's plans to incorporate fingerprint technology on the Nexus 6

Apple's 2012 acquisition of the fingerprint technology firm AuthenTec reportedly thwarted Motorola...

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01.20.15
MacID: Unlock your Mac with Touch ID
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01.20.15

MacID: Unlock your Mac with Touch ID

Even though my 27-inch iMac is in my home office and usually not apt to be "played with" by unaut...

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12.02.14
7-year-old boy cleverly thwarts Apple's iPhone security measures
12.02.14

7-year-old boy cleverly thwarts Apple's iPhone security measures

Matthew Green, cryptography professor at Johns Hopkins, knows all about iPhone security and apparen...

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12.01.14
Touch ID for your Mac ... sorta
12.01.14

Touch ID for your Mac ... sorta

Apple's Touch ID biometric authentication has one very bad side effect on users - when you start u...

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10.31.14
Court rules: Touch ID is not protected by the Fifth Amendment but Passcodes are
10.31.14

Court rules: Touch ID is not protected by the Fifth Amendment but Passcodes are

Advances in technology always make for interesting interpretations of established law. Most recen...

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10.20.14
Dropbox's iOS 8 app adds support for Touch ID
10.20.14

Dropbox's iOS 8 app adds support for Touch ID

Not to be outdone by Microsoft's recent refresh of OneDrive, Dropbox has now made its iOS app comp...

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07.15.14
The TUAW Daily Update Podcast for July 15, 2014
07.15.14

The TUAW Daily Update Podcast for July 15, 2014

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get so...

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07.15.14
U.S. Patent office refuses to grant Apple's "Touch ID" trademark
07.15.14

U.S. Patent office refuses to grant Apple's "Touch ID" trademark

The term "Touch ID" is now synonymous with Apple's flagship iPhone, but don't tell that to the Uni...

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06.06.14
PayPal already exploring integrating Touch ID into their mobile payment app
06.06.14

PayPal already exploring integrating Touch ID into their mobile payment app

With Apple in iOS 8 extending Touch ID functionality to third parties, Business Insider reports th...

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