Apple Invents a MacBook with Biometric Sensors for Health & Presence Sensors to Auto Light Keyboard and Trackpad

March 7, 2019

Recently, the US Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Apple relating to systems and techniques for integrating a bio-sensor into the surface of a MacBook (Pro) that could monitor a user’s heart rate or physiological state and double as a presence sensor that could light up the keys and trackpad automatically (as an option).

Source: Patently Apple