How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

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How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

iPhone and iPad users waiting for Apple to bring facial recognition to the iOS world may want to check out a couple of apps in the meantime.

A few different apps in Apple ‘s App Store use the camera to identify your face, thereby granting access to certain stored information. The two apps that I took for a spin are FastAccess Anywhere and FaceCrypt. Both of them use facial recognition to lock and unlock specific content. How do they fare?

FastAccess Anywhere

(Credit: Sensible Vision)

FastAccess Anywhere FastAccess Anywhere lets you use your face as a password to access any Web site that you choose.

You first browse to a site using the app’s built-in browser. After you enter your login credentials and sign in, FastAccess asks if you want to save your username and password for that site. You can choose yes, not now, or never. If you opt to save your login information, the app snaps a picture of your face and asks you to select a secret shape as a backup.

Log out of the Web site. Now, the next time you surf to it through FastAccess, simply aim your face at the camera, and the app should grant you access by matching your face with the stored image.

In my testing, FastAccess usually performed well, allowing me to quickly launch Web sites with just a look. There are a coupl… [Read more]

How to use facial recognition on your iPhone


How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

 

How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

 

How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

 

How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

 

How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

How to use facial recognition on your iPhone

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