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Your iPhone's fingerprint sensor might soon unlock your car

Your iPhone can already act as your wallet, camera and flashlight, but it may eventually replace one more everyday object: your car keys. Buried in a report from Bloomberg about Apple scaling back its plans to build a self-driving car was this nugget: "Apple executives had imagined an electric car that could recognize its driver by fingerprint and autonomously navigate with the press of a button.
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