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July 7, 2019
Apple tests iCloud.com sign-ins with your face or finger
July 7, 2019

Apple tests iCloud.com sign-ins with your face or finger

You wouldn't have to use your password every time.

By J. Fingas,   July 7, 2019
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June 12, 2019
Your Android phone can sign you into Google on iOS devices
June 12, 2019

Your Android phone can sign you into Google on iOS devices

Rivals working together in harmony.

By J. Fingas,   June 12, 2019
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March 4, 2019
The web just got an official password-free login standard
March 4, 2019

The web just got an official password-free login standard

WebAuthn can sign you in with a fingerprint or security key.

By J. Fingas,   March 4, 2019
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November 20, 2018
You can sign into your Microsoft account without a password
November 20, 2018

You can sign into your Microsoft account without a password

Security keys and Windows Hello are now options.

By J. Fingas,   November 20, 2018
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September 25, 2018
Chrome 70 will let users decline linking web, browser sign-in
September 25, 2018

Chrome 70 will let users decline linking web, browser sign-in

Sign into Gmail without signing Chrome into your Google account too.

By R. Lawler,   September 25, 2018
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July 18, 2018
Google rolls out a simpler sign-in page
July 18, 2018

Google rolls out a simpler sign-in page

The company will release another version with more Material Design components in the coming months.

By M. Moon,   July 18, 2018
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May 25, 2018
Paypal lets you spend money in Gmail, YouTube and more
May 25, 2018

Paypal lets you spend money in Gmail, YouTube and more

Sign in once and access PayPal across the Google ecosystem.

By R. LeFebvre,   May 25, 2018
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September 25, 2017
Researchers can use the size of your heart to unlock a PC
September 25, 2017

Researchers can use the size of your heart to unlock a PC

You're the right user, Mr. Grinch.

By J. Fingas,   September 25, 2017
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April 12, 2016
Facebook's Account Kit signs you in with a phone number
April 12, 2016

Facebook's Account Kit signs you in with a phone number

You won't need to remember a password to get into your apps.

By J. Fingas,   April 12, 2016
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