Google’s plan to kill passwords

“Google is moving along quickly with its plans to kill off the traditional password. The company is working with “several very large financial institutions” to test out a new password-replacement technology called “Trust API,” that uses multiple sensors in your smartphone to determine whether it’s you – or someone else – who is trying to log in. Reports say the technology will be constantly operating in the background of your smartphone, combining data from multiple sensors to calculate whether to unlock for the owner or block out intruders.” Read more at CNN Money.

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