Touch id

04.24.14
Tim Cook calls mobile payments an "interesting area" in new WSJ interview
04.24.14

Tim Cook calls mobile payments an "interesting area" in new WSJ interview

In the wake of Apple's stellar earnings report, CEO Tim Cook sat down for a brief interview with the...

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04.04.14
Video shootout: Apple's Touch ID vs Samsung Galaxy S 5's fingerprint sensor
04.04.14

Video shootout: Apple's Touch ID vs Samsung Galaxy S 5's fingerprint sensor

In July of 2012, Apple spent $356 million to acquire a mobile security firm called AuthenTec. A ye...

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02.27.14
Daily Roundup: Apple explains Touch ID, Google's modular phone and more!
02.27.14

Daily Roundup: Apple explains Touch ID, Google's modular phone and more!

You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, ho...

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02.27.14
The TUAW Daily Update Podcast for February 27, 2014
02.27.14

The TUAW Daily Update Podcast for February 27, 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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02.27.14
Why did Apple's Touch ID elicit paranoia while Samsung's Galaxy S5 flies under the radar?
02.27.14

Why did Apple's Touch ID elicit paranoia while Samsung's Galaxy S5 flies under the radar?

When Apple first announced the Touch ID feature for the iPhone 5s, we were treated to a few weeks...

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02.27.14
Apple details the security behind the Touch ID, and other news for Feb. 27, 2014
02.27.14

Apple details the security behind the Touch ID, and other news for Feb. 27, 2014

Apple has posted a document to its business site detailing the security features behind the Touch...

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01.28.14
Tim Cook: Mobile payments was 'one of the thoughts behind Touch ID'
01.28.14

Tim Cook: Mobile payments was 'one of the thoughts behind Touch ID'

During Apple's earnings conference call yesterday, Tim Cook tipped his hand just a little bit when d...

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01.27.14
Apple's next cash cow could be your fingerprint
01.27.14

Apple's next cash cow could be your fingerprint

The mobile payments arena may not seem so big right now, but make no mistake: We're just seeing th...

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12.10.13
Troubleshooting Apple's fingerprint reader
12.10.13

Troubleshooting Apple's fingerprint reader

Owners of Apple's iPhone 5s either seem to love its Touch ID fingerprint reader or hate it with a pa...

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