Fingerprint scanners are pretty common in modern hardware both from Apple and some Android vendors. The problem is that the iOS and Android API’s for accessing them are a world apart. However, it’s possible to find some low level common ground which is exactly what our cn1lib for fingerprint scanning accomplished.
This is a very basic API that just validates the user as the owner of the device, it’s useful to lock off portions of the application from a 3rd party using code such as:
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