Facebook testing Face ID or Touch ID locking for Messenger
Facebook is reportedly testing a feature that would allow Messenger users to lock their inbox and keep prying eyes away.
Google Drive app on iOS gets Face ID and Touch ID support
The new Privacy Screen feature asks users to authenticate using Face ID or Touch ID everytime the Google Drive app is opened.
Android alternatives to the iPhone SE in India, Prakhar Khanna, ParkyPRakhar
Does the new iPhone SE 2020 come with Face ID?
Curious to know if the recently launched iPhone SE comes with Face ID? Well, here’s the answer to your curiosity.
iPhone 9 / iPhone SE
The price of the upcoming iPhone 9 has leaked, once again
We get more hints of the possible starting price of the upcoming iPhone 9, and they match previous reports, so we could say it’s some sort of confirmation
Pocketnow Daily: Kuo: Huawei BEATS Apple in Sales, Even with the Ban?!(video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about how Huawei has kept on growing after the trade ban, new iPhone with Touch ID in 2021 and more
iPhone 9 / iPhone SE
We can expect a new iPhone with an LCD display and a Touch ID power button in 2021
2020 has just begun, and we are already getting rumors of a new iPhone for 2021 that could include a TouchID power button and an LCD display
We could get up to 6GB RAM in the upcoming iPhone 12 lineup
Take a look at the new research note that mentions more RAM in the next iPhone 12 lineup and more details in their cameras
Samsung foldable clamshell smartphone
Pocketnow Daily: Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 to BEAT the Moto RAZR?!(video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the Samsung Galaxy Fold 2’s availability, more iPhone 9 models on the way and more
We could expect a new notchless iPhone in 2020 with in-display Touch ID
Rumors of a new iPhone with both Face ID and Touch ID are starting to pick up momentum, while we wait for more information on this year’s new models
2020 could bring up to four iPhone 12 variants, and the iPhone SE 2
New predictions from analyst Ming-Chi Kuo give us more details of the upcoming iPhone 12 lineup and important information about 2021 iPhones
Pocketnow Daily: iPhone 12 with a LARGER Qualcomm Touch ID?!(video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the possibility of having Touch ID in iPhones once again, new features in the Samsung Galaxy Fold and more
Touch ID could make its way back to 2020 iPhones
It seems that Apple may be getting ready to give us a new iPhone with both Face ID and Touch ID with in-display fingerprint sensors
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
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.