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Rumor: 5.4-inch iPhone with Face ID Will be Similar in Size to iPhone 8

A new Macotakara report claims that Apple is working on a new 5.4-inch iPhone that will be similar in size to the iPhone 8. This report contradicts other rumors which point to Apple working on an
Notchless iPhone With In-Display Touch ID Rumored For 2020

Notchless iPhone With In-Display Touch ID Rumored For 2020

While Apple’s Face ID works like a charm, there are certain disadvantages to it over Touch ID, such as having to look at your phone to unlock it, which sometimes isn’t as convenient. This is why we’re

Apple could eliminate iPhone’s notch and Face ID for 2020 flagship

Apple could deliver a flagship iPhone without a notch in 2020, according to a new report. The device is expected to feature a new Touch ID fingerprint scanner integrated into its display — rather than
This Is My iPhone SE

This Is My iPhone SE

Behold my phone of shame. The post This Is My iPhone SE appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Apple’s new optical fingerprint tech is already in the wild – but not in iPhone

Apple’s new optical fingerprint tech is already in the wild – but not in iPhone

Apple has patented an optical fingerprint sensor that could be used for an in-display scanner in a future iPhone, but we don’t have to wait to see that tech in action. The freshly-granted patent comes
Apple’s new optical fingerprint tech is already in the wild – but not in iPhone

Apple’s new optical fingerprint tech is already in the wild – but not in iPhone

Apple has patented an optical fingerprint sensor that could be used for an in-display scanner in a future iPhone, but we don’t have to wait to see that tech in action. The freshly-granted patent comes

Will Face ID kill the password?

This iPhone security post is presented by Dashlane. Will Apple’s Face ID kill the password? One might assume that if the biometric advance of Touch ID didn’t do it via fingerprint, the more-advanced

Pricey 5G parts won’t bring price hike to 2020 iPhones

Apple’s highly anticipated addition of 5G modems to the 2020 iPhone lineup may not end up costing customers extra after all. TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says that his supply chain

How to Force Restart a MacBook Air (2018/2019)

Wondering how to force restart a new MacBook Air 2019 or 2018 model? As you may have noticed there is no obvious power button like there used to be on old Macs, so the old approach to force restarting
Rumors claiming iPhone 12 will have a Touch ID sensor under the screen suddenly make a lot of sense

Rumors claiming iPhone 12 will have a Touch ID sensor under the screen suddenly make a lot of sense

A variety of reports said in the weeks leading to the iPhone 11 event that Apple might bring back Touch ID to the iPhone in the coming years. Mink-Chi Kuo said in early August that Apple will pack

Apple supplier unlocks space-saving capacitors just in time for 5G iPhone

One of Apple’s key suppliers may have just found a way to free up a bit more space inside the 2020 iPhones. Murata Manufacturing claims it has created ultrasmall capacitors that are one-fifth the size

2020 iPhone could be the first with in-screen Touch ID

Next year’s iPhone could be the first with an under-screen fingerprint scanner. Apple is reportedly meeting next week with a supplier for the components necessary to build Touch ID into the display of

Apple is Likely to Announce 16-inch MacBook Pro by Tomorrow

The 16-inch MacBook Pro is stealing the limelight when it comes to rumors and speculations. Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman has tweeted that Apple will announce 16-inch MacBook Pro tomorrow.

Image on macOS 10.15.1 Confirms Touch Bar, Touch ID Placement on 16-inch MacBook Pro

16-inch MacBook Pro rumors are rife from quite some time. Now an icon reference in macOS Catalina throws some light on how the new MacBook will be redesigned.

President Trump Says Touch ID on the iPhone Was Far Better Than Face ID

The U.S. President Donald Trump has tweeted out to Tim Cook saying that the “button on the IPhone was FAR better than the Swipe!” The president is referring to Touch ID found on the older iPhones and
iOS 13 Touch ID Bug Could Be Messing Up Banking Apps

iOS 13 Touch ID Bug Could Be Messing Up Banking Apps

There was a point in time where Apple would release iOS updates that were riddled with bugs. Apple later clamped down on this by promising that future updates will have better quality checks, and this

iPhone 11 vs. Pro vs. Pro Max: Which one should you buy?

Apple’s newest iPhone lineup features its first ever “Pro” smartphones, plus a more affordable entry-level model that’s a big upgrade over iPhone XR. iPhone 8 is also sticking around for now. That’s
Apple Executive Hints That Touch ID Will Be Here To Stay

Apple Executive Hints That Touch ID Will Be Here To Stay

When Apple took Touch ID away from its iPhones in favor of Face ID, it seemed like the company was set to on sticking with it for the foreseeable future. However, in recent times, we’ve started to
Apple executive says Touch ID is sticking around amid reports the iPhone 12 might bring it back

Apple executive says Touch ID is sticking around amid reports the iPhone 12 might bring it back

When Apple introduces a new technology, it typically signals the end for a piece of legacy technology. The introduction of the Lightning connector, for example, effectively replaced the 30-pin dock

Apple hints Touch ID is here to stay

Apple doesn’t plan to completely kill Touch ID anytime soon, according to Greg Joswiak, Apple’s VP of product marketing. In a recent interview discussing the progress of Face ID, Joswiak championed