Samsung’s Knox security suite is getting some major add-ons.
The company has been incubating its proprietary iris scanning technology for five years. But its applications are many and expedient: Secure Folder can keep certain apps and content away from other users and other people, period. Samsung’s internet browser can take in your fingerprint or iris to access sites with your account credentials.
Mobile banking security takes the largest step in this announcement with Samsung Pass. It takes eye scans to authenticate transactions at Bank of America, Citi, US [...]
The Galaxy Note 7’s digitized stylus, the S Pen, has gotten sleeker, more durable and smarter.
The tip of the S Pen now measures 0.7mm, less than half the size of the Note 5’s pen — it allows for pinpoint wisps. If you’re working with a wide brush for oil paint colors, you can also mix them to generate colors as you would with real acrylic while at the other end of the stylus, you can erase what you need to erase.
SVP of Product Strategy Justin Denison also told of more software feature including instant text translation on highlight and “Smart [...]