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Thursday, October 3, 2013

A Cat can also unlock your iPhone 5S

According to a Tech enthusiast at an international Gadgets website. A cat can also unlock the iPhone 5S' fingerprint(or shall i say fingerpurrint) sensor.



Here what the website had to say

The cat’s paw worked, and while it encountered more frequent failures than did a fingerprint, it was able to unlock the phone again repeatedly when positioned correctly on the sensor. Note that no other paw pads would unlock the device, and that cats essentially have unique “fingerprints” just like people, so this doesn’t make the Touch ID sensor any less secure.
For the curious, I also tested the 5s fingerprint sensor on the heel of my palm, as well as on the inside of my forearm up around the wrist, and found that I could register and successfully unlock with both skin regions. Again, it was trickier to get the unlock to work consistently, and trying to fool the sensor by using the same part of the body on the opposing limb never worked.



 
 
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