Samsung foldable clamshell smartphone

Pocketnow Daily: Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 Teaser is HOT!! (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the teaser for the next Samsung Galaxy Fold 2, 2020 iPhones coming with 5G in 2020 and more
16-inch MacBook Pro

Pocketnow Daily: New MacBook Pro Imminent for End of October?! (iPhone SE 2 launch date?) (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the possible launch of a new 16″ MacBook Pro, Google Pixel 4’s Face Unlock solution and more

Google will update Face Unlock on the Pixel 4 to detect open eyes

Google will update Face Unlock on the Pixel 4, via a software update, to require users to have their eyes open.

Android 10 Q to bring support for native Face-ID-like feature

A recent code breakdown reveals that the next version of Android, Android 10 Q, will likely add native facial recognition support.

2016’s OnePlus 3 and 3T get modern Face Unlock functionality with OxygenOS 5.0.3 update

Gone but not forgotten, the two year-old OnePlus 3 and 3T are being updated right now to OxygenOS 5.0.3, containing Face Unlock features and May security patches.

Official Android Oreo update with EMUI 8.0 on top will start for US Honor 7X on April 30

After some (hopefully) thorough beta-testing, Android 8.0 Oreo and EMUI 8.0 software goodies are ready to officially roll out to the low-cost Honor 7X stateside.

OnePlus 5 gets Face Unlock with OxygenOS 5.0.2

It was first seen on the OnePlus 5T. Now, among other things, facial recognition for the OnePlus 5 is here with this new software update.

Android Oreo out for OnePlus 5, Face Unlock will come later

OxygenOS 5.0 is in, but not Face Unlock just yet. The much-desired feature is going to be out in a future software update.

More Face ID details revealed: how to quickly disable it, ‘most’ sunglasses supported, no sharing

Everyone’s still talking about Apple’s iPhone X Face ID technology, even with the iPhone 8 up for pre-order, but most of the secrets are now out.

Fresh batch of iPhone 8 revelations includes resizable home button, Pearl ID features and more

A bunch of new info on the upcoming iPhone 8 has been discovered by taking an even closer look at HomePod firmware, including more Pearl ID details.

More details on iPhone 8 ‘Pearl ID’ crop up, along with 4K Apple TV ‘confirmation’

Pearl ID, aka Face Unlock, on the upcoming iPhone 8 is truly starting to sound like a competent Touch ID replacement. That 4K Apple TV is exciting too.

A ‘done deal’: This is the final iPhone 8 front design, confirmed by Apple, alongside Face Unlock

Plenty of plausible iPhone 8 renders have been floating around of late, but this sketch comes directly from Apple, along with Face Unlock confirmation.
Galaxy S8+ hands-on

Galaxy S8 facial recognition feature is predictably susceptible to trickery

By no means a “foolproof security measure”, the new face authentication function of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ can be fooled by a photograph, it seems.

Here’s a leaked Samsung Galaxy S8 event poster, and more info on facial recognition

Samsung is more and more likely to integrate fingerprint, iris and facial payment authorization tech into the Galaxy S8. Also, here’s an event poster.

Samsung Galaxy S8 tipped to support facial recognition along with fingerprint and iris scanner

Before Apple’s iPhone 8 can “innovate” with a face scanner in tow, the Samsung Galaxy S8 should include a whopping three layers of biometric security.

Apple patent focuses on giving iPhones an accurate “face unlock”

Learn more about Apple’s efforts to bring accurate face detection to iPhones, in a way to have these services be more accurate about face unlock services