Windows To Support Unlocking PCs From Wearables

Windows To Support Unlocking PCs From Wearables

Microsoft introduced Windows Hello as a way to support fingerprint readers, facial recognition sensors, and more. Now, the company has plans to extend the framework to mobile and wearable devices. Reportedly, an upcoming version of Windows 10 will include this functionality. Microsoft demonstrated a beta version yesterday during Computex 2016 in Taipei. They successfully unlocked a Windows PC from a Windows-powered smartwatch.

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