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Face unlock

Call to replace Apple Face ID over people removing masks on public transport to unlock phones

iOS 13.5 presents the passcode field after a user swipes the lock screen, instead of Face ID but older iPhones may not have got the update.

10 Aug 2020 9:56 PM

Google to release a fix for Pixel 4 face unlock in coming months

The company has said that it is working on an option for users to require their eyes to be open to unlock the phone.

22 Oct 2019 8:33 AM

Google Pixel 4 can be unlocked even when you are sleeping

If a face unlock system allows access without the eyes open, it potentially allows anyone to use your phone without permission.

19 Oct 2019 8:52 AM

Samsung Galaxy S10 face unlock easily fooled by photos, videos, siblings: Report

The flaw allows users to unlock the phone with a mere 2D photo or video.

12 Mar 2019 11:21 AM

OxygenOS 5.0.3 update rolls out to OnePlus 3/3T devices

The new Android Oreo-based OS update includes most popular Face Unlock feature along with UI changes for few OnePlus' native apps.

27 May 2018 10:46 AM


Samsung fails: Face unlock is not as secure as you think.

Samsung Galaxy S8’s ‘face unlock’ security feature was flawed; a video proved it.

01 Apr 2017 1:04 PM