Touch ID may be added in Apple Watch soon
Sunday - November 10, 2019 5:20 pm , Category : SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
San Francisco, Nov 10 (IANS) Apple is working towards introducing Touch ID feature in the Apple Watch, according to a patent application filed last year by the iPhone maker and recently published by the US Patent and Trademark Office."Today the US Patent & Trademark Office published yet another patent application from Apple that covers moving the internal watch antennas to a future Apple Watch band -- and possibly adding Touch ID to the display," according to Patently Apple.Titled "Antenna Assemblies For Watch Bands", the patent application discusses technology that would allow antennas to be embedded inside a watch band. Also, to maintain the comfort of the wearer, the antenna would be able to bend, stretch and flex.The patent figures below show an Apple Watch with a band that includes stretchable communication antennas with the important aspects pointed out, the report added.