Tag: IPhone

Apple Touch ID Access at High Risk of Criminal Intruders

Although Apple claims its fingerprint scanner is 5 times more secure than a typical 4-digit passcode, security researchers claim they have developed a set of fake MasterPrints that demonstrate criminal intruders could access 65 percent of fingerprint scanners.

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Texas Family Suing Apple Over FaceTime Collision Death

Texas parents who were seriously injured and lost their 5-year-old daughter in a fatal crash on Christmas Eve in 2014 have filed a lawsuit against Apple. The driver in the other car was allegedly using FaceTime and was driving 65 m.p.h. at the time he collided with their car.

Samsung Electronics plunged 8% on October 11, 2016, after it called an unprecedented halt to sales of its troubled Galaxy Note 7 handset

Genius Behind the Samsung Note 7 Cancellation

The Wall Street Journal reported that as Internet chatter built claiming batteries supplied by a Samsung affiliate for the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone were spontaneously catching fire, the company canceled the product before the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission could ban the device due to safety concerns.