web authentication

Firefox 68 arrives with Web Authentication support, Android Q fixes, and more

Firefox 68 arrives with Web Authentication support, Android Q fixes, and more

Mozilla is working on a brand new Firefox for Android, but in the meantime, version 68 of the browser is rolling out on the Play Store. This is the final feature update for the current browser, and

Google users can sign into Firefox and Edge with a security key

Until now, you've had to use Chrome to sign into your Google account with a security key. You won't have to be quite so choosy going forward, though. Google has transitioned to using the new Web
Chrome 72 adds long-press shortcut to tab history, drops support for old TLS versions, and more [APK Download]

Chrome 72 adds long-press shortcut to tab history, drops support for old TLS versions, and more [APK Download]

It has been nearly two months since Chrome 71 was released, and per Google's usual six-week schedule, Chrome 72 is now available on desktop and mobile platforms. This release doesn't have many
Google Brings 2FA Fingerprint Support to Its Web Browser With Chrome Beta 70

Google Brings 2FA Fingerprint Support to Its Web Browser With Chrome Beta 70

Chrome just celebrated its 10th birthday earlier this month, and even though it’s not quite the super fast and lightweight web browser that made people fall in love with it a decade ago, Google hasn’t
Chrome Beta 70 adds fingerprint login support for Web Authentication, enables TLS 1.3, and more [APK Download]

Chrome Beta 70 adds fingerprint login support for Web Authentication, enables TLS 1.3, and more [APK Download]

Chrome 69 was a massive update, as it brought a brand new interface to both desktop and mobile. Now that v69 is on stable, the beta channel has been updated to version 70. This isn't as big of an
Use your face or finger to log into accounts using Microsoft Edge

Use your face or finger to log into accounts using Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge now supports the Web Authentication specification for password-free logins. Support actually appeared in Build 17723 for the Windows Insider Fast Ring last week, but Microsoft didn’t
Everything You Need to Know About the Plan to Kill Internet Passwords

Everything You Need to Know About the Plan to Kill Internet Passwords

Passwords just don’t work all that well for our modern-day websites and web apps: They’re insecure, they’re hard to remember, and they’re a lot of hassle to manage for only the basic account
This New Web Standard Could Finally Kill the Password

This New Web Standard Could Finally Kill the Password

Passwords are pretty archaic. Unfortunately, despite the best efforts of companies including Google, Apple, Facebook and others, no one has figured out a uniform standard that would make it possible