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Getting touchy feely

Basic controls

Sign in with Touch ID

Pay for purchases

Edit video quickly

Swipe through images

Turn it up

Find the perfect emoji

Apple introduced three MacBook Pros today, two of which feature a novel Touch Bar. This bar is a touch-sensitive OLED pad that changes function depending on what application you're using. Read on to find out the many uses the Touch Bar has.

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Before its unveiling, many worried that Apple got rid of the Esc(ape) key. But fear not, it still exists within the Touch Bar, as well as other general control keys.

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The Touch Bar can read your fingerprint, meaning you can sign into your user account with just a touch.

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Your Touch ID fingerprint can also authorize payments online.

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If you edit video, scrubbing through scenes becomes easier with the Touch Bar.

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You can also swipe through photos and images easily.

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The Touch Bar also has keys for editing and listening to audio files and songs.

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With emoji integration, finding the right emoji to express yourself can go a lot quicker.

For more info, see all of today's Apple news.

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