biometric laptops

Microsoft Surface Book 3 Features Windows Hello Biometrics

Microsoft Surface Book 3 Features Windows Hello Biometrics

Microsoft has officially announced its new Surface Book 3 laptop, featuring a number of upgrades over its predecessor, and including Windows Hello facial recognition for biometric security. The Surface Book 3 — which Microsoft refers to as its “most powerful laptop ever” — is powered by the latest Intel 10th-generation Core CPUs, as well as…

Leaked macOS Image Points to 16-Inch MacBook Pro with Dedicated Touch ID

Leaked macOS Image Points to 16-Inch MacBook Pro with Dedicated Touch ID

A leaked image in the recently released macOS Catalina 10.15.1 indicates that Apple is planning to release a 16-inch version of the MacBook Pro with a dedicated power/Touch ID key that is separated from the rest of the Touch Bar. The feature would give the MacBook Pro a hardware-based escape key, which would distinguish it…

New MSI Laptop Features Fingerprint Scanner

New MSI Laptop Features Fingerprint Scanner

MSI is best known for gaming computers, but is now targeting content creators with its new Modern 14 and Prestige 15 laptops. Both machines come with Intel cores and NVIDIA graphics cards, though the Prestige 15 is the slightly larger and more powerful of the two, with a six-core instead of a quad-core processor and…

Apple Highlights Touch ID on New Laptops, but Face ID is MIA

Apple Highlights Touch ID on New Laptops, but Face ID is MIA

“While the new laptops’ announcement comes soon after the launch of a new iPhone commercial in which Apple touted Face ID as easier and more secure than Touch ID, it nevertheless emphasized Touch ID as a highlight of the new laptops’ features.” Apple has updated its MacBook Air and MacBook Pro laptops, but still hasn’t…