Analyst: 2021 iPhones will have both Face ID, Touch ID

Analyst: 2021 iPhones will have both Face ID, Touch ID

In a note to clients — as noted by AppleInsider — analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is looking farther than usual in his crystal ball and predicting that at least some 2021 iPhones will have both Face ID and Touch ID. He thinks that, in two years, the Apple smartphone will adopt fingerprint on display (FOD) technology in 2021.

Read More

Apple, VA team up to bring Health Records on iPhone feature to veterans

Apple, VA team up to bring Health Records on iPhone feature to veterans

Apple has announced that, working with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the Health Records on iPhone feature will be available soon to veterans. For the first time, American veterans receiving care through the Veterans Health Administration will be able to securely view their aggregated health records directly in the Health app on their iPhones.

Read More

Dennis’ take on the new 12.9-inch iPad Pro

Dennis’ take on the new 12.9-inch iPad Pro

When Apple hyped the 2018 iPad Pro as a computer that has outsold almost all other laptops, the company begged reviewers to test drive it as a notebook replacement. Is it? For many people, yes, but for a lot of folks, no, it’s not likely to kick your MacBook, MacBook Air, or MacBook Pro to the curb.

Read More

Rumor: 2019 iPhones will pack an improved Face ID system

Rumor: 2019 iPhones will pack an improved Face ID system

The 2018 iPhones are such old news (no angry comments please, that’s sarcasm), that it’s time to start looking ahead to next years’s models. In a note to clients — as noted by AppleInsider — Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says next year’s Apple smartphones will boast an improved Free ID system.

Read More

Apple announces new iPad Pro with USB-C, Face ID, and new Apple Pencil

Apple announces new iPad Pro with USB-C, Face ID, and new Apple Pencil

Darn, I didn’t get the mouse support I wanted, but Apple has introduced, as expected, a new iPad Pro with all-screen design and next-generation performance. The all-new design pushes 11-inch and 12.9-inch Liquid Retina displays to the edges of iPad Pro and integrates Face ID to securely unlock the iPad with a glance.

Read More

Apple patent is for an iMac/chair combo that would adjust to different individual’s ergonomic needs

Apple patent is for an iMac/chair combo that would adjust to different individual’s ergonomic needs

Apple has been granted a patent for a desktop system (an iMac seems the most likely candidate) that identifies different individuals using Face ID, then adjusting landscape and portrait modes on the display (which would be touch compatible), desk chair height, and more to each individual’s needs.

Read More

Analyst: Apple going all in with Face ID over Touch ID in upcoming iPhones

Analyst: Apple going all in with Face ID over Touch ID in upcoming iPhones

Say adios to the Touch ID button on the upcoming iPhones — and don’t expect Apple to embed the technology into the display itself a some have speculated, Ming-Chi Kuo says in a note to clients — as noted by MacRumors. Instead, Apple will go all in with Face ID, the analyst adds.

Read More

Here’s what Apple will update in the next six months (and the things it won’t)

Here’s what Apple will update in the next six months (and the things it won’t)

In a note to clients — as noted by AppleInsider — TF International Securities' Ming-Chi Kuo predicts that Apple will update … well, pretty much everything (except the iMac Pro) before the end of the year. Following is his prognostications and what the Sellers Research Group (that’s me) thinks will happen. 

Read More