Apple Adds a 'Cop' Button that Temporarily Disables the Touch ID

Apple Adds a 'Cop' Button that Temporarily Disables the Touch ID

That ability makes iOS 11's overall SOS feature similar to Google's Trusted Contacts app, which notifies select contacts with the user's location in an emergency, albeit with the additional benefit of protecting the iPhone data in the event the user is pressured to unlock it with their fingerprint.

Files, another new app coming with iOS 11, will provide a single location for accessing all of a user's files and folders, whether they're located on the iPad itself or stored in the cloud.

The latest version of iOS 11 beta includes a trigger - pressing the power button quickly five times - to bring up a special screen allowing a user to either power down the device or call emergency services. Alternatively, it means turning off the phone, turning it on again and making several unsuccessful attempts to log in with Touch ID. One designer used his imagination to dream up new features and big changes in iOS 12, and the results are absolutely stunning.

Apple, last year, was embroiled in a controversy when it was asked by the U.S. government to unlock the iPhone 5c of an accused terrorist. The new operating system will also work on the iPhone SE and 5s and up, and the sixth-generation iPod touch.

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The feature, spotted on Twitter and reported on by The Verge, is actually a way to quickly call an emergency number, and is accessed by rapidly clicking the home button five times. This display will be OLED, as Apple is finally able to drum up enough supply chain resources to facilitate mass production at the iPhone's expected level of demand.

The release date of iOS 11 is now unknown, but Apple did terminate code support for iOS 10.3.2 just last week.

Emergency SOS is now making its way to everyone with iOS 11.

As pointed out in a report by The Verge, some users have discovered that when you quickly tap the power button five times on a device that is now running iOS 11 public beta, the option to call emergency call numbers is presented as usual but the system automatically disables Touch ID as well.

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