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Nest Adds Two-Step Authentication to Smart Home Products

Today, Nest has released an update to their smart home products that lets customers protect their accounts with two-step authentication. The feature will appear in all of Nest's apps under the "Account Security" settings, where it can be enabled with the tap of a button. Users will not need to update the app to see...

WhatsApp Rolls Out New Two-Step Verification Feature

WhatsApp just got safer with its latest update which shipped out this week. Aside from the user interface changes and improved gif support, WhatsApp also incorporated two-step verification into its Windows Phone, iOS and Android apps in its latest update, making it more secure. “Two-step verification is an optional feature that adds more security to your...

Apple Revamps Two-Factor Authentication for iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan

According to a detailed support page, Apple is introducing a revamped two-factor authentication system with the third betas of iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 El Capitan. The new two-factor authentication system is different from Apple’s existing two-step verification system, using different methods to trust devices and deliver verification codes. The company says that the...