Apple wants to put Touch ID on the Apple Watch, move antennas to the band

Touch ID could be coming to a future Apple Watch as a new Apple patent application describes the method, in addition to moving antennas to the band.
16-inch MacBook Pro

The new 16-inch MacBook Pro may come with a separate power/Touch ID key

Check out the new Touch Bar and Touch ID key in the leaked images of what could be the upcoming 16-inch MacBook Pro

Would you like the 2020 iPhone 11s Pro to look like this?

After rumors surfaced about Apple possibly ditching the notch on 2020 iPhones and possibly going with an all screen design, we’ve not got the above and below concept renders.

In-display Touch ID rumored for 2020 iPhone

The 2020 iPhone is rumored to feature an in-display Touch ID system, which, even if pushed back to 2021, would work in tandem with Face ID.
Face ID

The 2021 iPhone could have both Face ID and Touch ID

Apple insider Ming-Chi Kuo is predicting that the 2021 iPhone will offer both Touch ID, via an in-display scanner, and Face ID security options.
Mate 20 Pro report

Pocketnow Daily: Huawei Mate 30 Pro vs Galaxy Note 10+ Camera: Woah. (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the huge difference between Samsung’s camera and the one in the Huawei Mate 30, Touch ID to come and more
Face ID

Apple to ditch the notch and develop in-display Touch ID sensor

Several reports talk about the possibility of at least one full-screen Apple iPhone that would ditch the notch and adopt an in-display Touch ID sensor.

Report: In China, Apple to ditch Face ID for Touch ID to keep iPhone prices down

Several reports from China surfaced recently, suggesting that Apple will release a Touch ID-enabled iPhone, without Face ID, specifically for China.

Apple to bring back Touch ID on 2020 iPhones with a full-screen version?

A recent report is trying to anticipate some of the key features of the 2020 iPhones, mentioning a possible return of the Touch ID.

Pocketnow Daily: iPhone XII Touch ID Radical Update to be AWESOME?! (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the possibility of seeing Touch ID back in future iPhones, Galaxy Note 10 colors and more.

Apple patents its own sonic-imaging Touch ID method

Qualcomm has slowly been developing ultrasonic fingerprint sensing technology for years. Apple has its own take in a new patent. Is Touch ID back?

WhatsApp update brings Face ID or Touch ID locking functionality

The new WhatsApp update for iPhone brings the ability to lock down your application and require Face ID or Touch ID to unlock it.

Goodbye Cydia, Hello Snapdragon 855 | #PNWeekly 337

On our show this week, another edition of #Bendgate, hopes redux or hopes reduced for Touch ID’s comeback and Cydia shuts down.

Apple patent shows an iPhone with Face ID & Touch ID, plus a Face ID Apple Watch

This is what we could’ve gotten from Apple is they had finally decided to give us Face ID, and Touch ID, plus a possible Apple Watch with Face ID might come

iPhone X + Huawei P20 = Motorola P30 | #PNWeekly 318

Joshua Vergara brings out his Backstreet Boy… again. But we also go back into the eternal battle of the notch, Apple design and 5G.

Touch ID could make its way back to iPhone devices

Apple has found a way to introduce fingerprint sensors in the display of their iPhone models, maybe in a not so distant future

No headphone jack for iPhone SE 2, sources say, and no ‘main body size’ change either

A 4-inch iPhone SE 2 may well be right around the corner, according to yet another semi-reliable source, but the original’s headphone jack is reportedly a goner.

Chinese rumors say iPhone SE 2 now set to launch at WWDC 2018

It’s a modest upgrade from the original iPhone SE for a two-year cycle, but there’s plenty of intrigue going into the politics around it.

Multi-user Face ID isn’t on the the table right now, says Federighi

The iPhone X, being the expensive device it is, may get shared among two trusting people. Wouldn’t it be great to get multi-user Face ID capabilities?

iPhone X rushed from 2018 to this year

Through sheer will, Apple was able to bring a phone that we’ve been tracking for a 2018 release to today. Not much consequence to talk about.

The HTC Pixel 2 XL and the cutting-edge Razer Phone | #PNWeekly 277 (Audio)

HTC puts out two more phones for the end of 2017, each with their high points. But the elephant on our show here is the Razer Phone.

Apple spins lack of under-display Touch ID in favor of Face ID

A Touch ID sensor that would work under the display was never part of the plans for the iPhone X, Apple’s hardware development head said.

KGI believes Apple is fully committed to iPhone X’s Face ID for all 2018 models

No turning back, no waiting and seeing. Face ID technology should replace Touch ID fingerprint recognition on the entire 2018 iPhone family.

Face ID is so hot that Android OEMs are ready to give up under-screen fingerprint development

It’s not going to be easy for technologies similar to Apple’s Face ID to go mainstream, but Android smartphone makers are definitely interested.

Will Samsung want to take near 3 years to replicate Face ID on iPhone X?

KGI Securities analyst Ming-chi Kuo believes that it will take Google or whoever else two-and-a-half years to get up to Apple’s TrueDepth level.