There are rumors that it will be possible to log on to their iPhone using facial recognition, this in addition to the built-in fingerprint reader.
Rumor now has nutrition, this after news that Apple has bought up Israeli company Real Face.
Real Face is best known for Pickeez, an app that automatically selects the best image of a series of photographs. But the company has also developed software that can be used to log on to a mobile phone using facial recognition.
How much Apple paid for the Real Face of writing, unclear, but it is said to be the talk of "several million dollars".