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More leaked macOS assets show Touch ID on new MacBook Pros w/ unlocking functionality
While a leak of Apple's new MacBook Pro earlier today offered a first look at the much rumored OLED touch screen built into the device's keyboard alongside Touch ID, we've found yet more hints that seem to show Touch ID can also be used for unlocking functionality. The icons pictured above and below are buried within resource files in the latest release for Mac, macOS Sierra 10.12.1, released yesterday. Both are clearly icons for Touch ID related features on Mac, one showing a padlock icon that seems to indicate the Touch ID sensor on the MacBook can also be used for unlocking the Mac and or apps and system features as a password alternative.Here's a closer look at the icons:
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