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Chrome now supports passkeys, the password killer

1 month ago   |   By PC World

The Google Chrome browser now supports something new to secure your life: passkeys, a stronger, leak-proof version of a password that can use your phone as a token to authorize you to websites.
Passkeys can and will be stored inside the Google Password Manager, or inside apps that support passkeys within future versions of Android, Google said. Passkeys are enabled in the lastest version of Chrome in both Windows 11, macOS, and Android.
Passkeys are surprisingly easy to understand. You're familiar with a username and password. The latter should be a complex series of letters and numbers...
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Google adds passkey support with its latest Chrome update

Google adds passkey support with its latest Chrome update

1 month ago   |   By Android Central

Google is introducing passkey support along with its latest Chrome 108 update. Passkeys offer another alternative to keep users' online lives safe, as a securely generated code is all that leaves their device to successfully log in.
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Google Chrome users can now ditch their passwords

Google Chrome users can now ditch their passwords

1 month ago   |   By Android Headlines

Google has been working on eliminating passwords altogether for a while, and today it just made a step forward. Now, Google Chrome users can now utilize passkeys in lieu of passwords, according to The Verge. It has finally rolled it out to the stable release of Google Chrome.
Passkeys will help Google Chrome users stay secure
Nowadays, keeping your login credentials safe is crucial. There are so many people out there who will definitely try to steal account information for whatever service you have. This, obviously, is where passwords come in handy.
However, passwords do have their...
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Chrome Gets Passkey Support for Easier, Safer, Phishing-Proof Logon - CNET

Chrome Gets Passkey Support for Easier, Safer, Phishing-Proof Logon - CNET

1 month ago   |   By CNET

Passkeys also arrived on Apple devices and browsers in recent weeks as the industry works to dump flawed password technology.
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Vampire Survivors Gets a Surprise, Free Launch on Mobile

Vampire Survivors Gets a Surprise, Free Launch on Mobile

1 month ago   |   By GameInformer

As a surprise ahead of The Game Awards, Vampire Survivors has been released for free on iOS and Android. Both versions are available now. You can find the iOS version here and the Android version here .
Vampire Survivors is an indie roguelike RPG where the player has to avoid hordes of monsters, undead, and vampires. As you destroy enemies, you progress through a randomized skill tree to unlock new weapons and abilities. To get a better idea of the game, you can read our review , where we called it a “Single-Stick Masterpiece.”
In other Vampire Survivor news, earlier this week developer...
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Now you can go password-free in Chrome with passkeys

Now you can go password-free in Chrome with passkeys

1 month ago   |   By The Verge

Now, compatible sites can ask to log in with passkey within Chrome. | Screenshot: The Verge
Passkeys are now available to use in Chrome. Google added the passwordless secure login standard this week to Chrome Stable M108 after going through a testing period that started in October.
The feature now works using Chrome on both desktop and mobile running Windows 11, macOS, and Android. Google also lets you sync passkeys from Android to other devices through either the company's own password manager or a third-party one that supports it, like 1Password or Dashlane .
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