Apple presses ahead with aim to replace paper passports and ID with iPhone

Apple is continuing to research how to ensure the identity of someone presenting an iPhone to a passport official, or using any other digital ID document.

Spot the difference - one of these is entirely digital, but the other two already include digital elementsSpot the difference – one of these is entirely digital, but the other two already include digital elements

This is coming — your passport, drivers’ licence, and probably all paper ID is going to go digital. The iPhone has already replaced everything from wallets to compact mirrors, and if it doesn’t know when ID will make the move to digital, Apple is certain it’s going to happen.

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