My favorite announcement from last year’s WWDC was the ability to use an iPhone as a car key. At this year’s WWDC my favorite announcement was a new initiative to use your phone as ID, paving the way to getting rid of my wallet forever.

I actually have a car now where I can use my phone as a key, but sadly it is Bluetooth-based and can be a little flaky. The new technology that Apple announced in 2020 uses ultra-wideband and will be much more reliable, but at this point it is only available in a few BMWs. The…

Brett Hovenkotter

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