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Learning iOS 8 for Enterprise by Mayank Birani

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The Touch ID API

Apple introduced a new feature in iOS 7 called Touch ID authentication. Previously, there was only four-digit passcode security in iPhones; now, Apple has extended security and introduced a new security pattern in iPhones. In Touch ID authentication, our fingerprint acts as a password. After launching the Touch ID fingerprint-recognition technology in the iPhone 5S last year, Apple is now providing it for developers with iOS 8. Now, third-party apps will be able to use Touch ID for authentication in the new iPhone and iPad OSes. Accounting apps, and other apps that contain personal and important data, will be protected with Touch ID. Now, you can protect all your apps with your fingerprint password.

There are two ways to use Touch ...

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