Microsoft Touts New Phone-Based Login Mechanism - Threatpost

It likely won't mark the death knell of passwords but Microsoft announced this week its giving users a new way to sign into their accounts without having to enter a lengthy combination of numbers, letters and characters. The feature, which relies on ...

So few use Windows Phone, Microsoft can't be bothered: Security app is iOS, Android only - The Register

Microsoft has introduced a new authentication method for logging into its online accounts: rather than remember and type in a complex password, use an app on your smartphone to confirm it's really you logging in and not some miscreant. That's great ...

Microsoft's new To-Do app will replace Wunderlist - Android Authority (blog)

In 2015, Microsoft acquired Wunderlist, the team behind the popular scheduling and to-do list app. Today, the company launched a similar app, which has the rather generic name Microsoft To-Do. The app was created by the Wunderlist team, and it will ...

Microsoft Launches To-Do App on Office 365, Auto-Syncs Outlook Tasks - 1redDrop

Microsoft's obsession with Office 365 has possibly reached such a fever pitch that we can expect them to launch at least one new service every month. In one of our earlier articles – Microsoft Upping the Pace on Office 365 Features and Product Launches ...

Microsoft announces that it hates passwords and has an alternative - Android Police

Not a fan of passwords? Microsoft yesterday announced a new feature for users of the Microsoft Authenticator app that allows the sign-in process on Microsoft accounts to be done using a phone instead. Users can link their phone with an account and ...

Microsoft Enables Password-Free Account Sign In For Android And iOS Smartphone Users - Hot Hardware

Are you constantly trying to remember dozens of elusive passwords? Well, Microsoft has got your back. The company now enables password free sign-in for Android and iOS users when they sign-in to a new device. Mobile device users can now add their ...

Microsoft to shut down Wunderlist in favor of its new app, To-Do - TechCrunch

Microsoft acquired the popular mobile to do list application Wunderlist back in 2015, and now it's preparing users for its eventual demise with the release of its new application “To-Do,” announced today. The new app was built by the team behind ...

Microsoft Introduces To-Do – Intelligent Task Management App Replacing Wunderlist - groovyPost (blog)

If it's one thing I have learned about task list apps such as Google Keep, iOS Reminders or Outlook tasks, if you don't remember to use them, they are pretty much useless. That's not stopping Microsoft from introducing a new app focused on simplicity, ...

Wunder no more: Microsoft releases new task managing app called To-Do - PCWorld

It's been almost two years since Microsoft bought the cross-platform task master Wunderlist, but you wouldn't know it to look at it. Unlike Sunrise and Accompli, which were shuttered and combined into Outlook mobile, Wunderlist has mostly been left alone.

Microsoft Has a New Way for You to Login Without a Password - Fortune

Building technology that is both secure and easy to use is a tricky proposition. Microsoft is trying to make strides by giving customers a way to sign into their Microsoft accounts with smartphones—but without having to enter passwords. As explained ...

Microsoft's authenticator app is now all you need to log in with your smartphone - Digital Trends

Although two-factor is almost always better than a single point of failure, smartphone logins are significantly more secure than simple passwords. Microsoft has made it possible to use only your smartphone to log in to your Microsoft account, ditching ...

The Successor to Wunderlist Is Here: Microsoft To-Do - MacStories

Microsoft To-Do is the official successor to Wunderlist, the popular task management app acquired by Microsoft in mid-2015. Microsoft unveiled To-Do today in Preview, which is essentially a public beta. The service is built on Office 365 technologies ...

Microsoft debuts Wunderlist replacement To-Do on iPhone, Mac & iPad coming soon - AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

Microsoft on Wednesday released the first edition of To-Do, an app that will eventually replace the popular multi-platform title Wunderlist, which it acquired back in 2015. To-Do is currently available in preview form for iPhone, Android, Windows 10 ...

Microsoft launches To-Do for iOS, Android and Windows; signals upcoming death of Wunderlist - Neowin

To-Do promises a "smarter, more personal and intuitive way to help people stay organized", and is now available in preview form across multiple platforms. The app is integrated with Office 365, and uses "an intelligent algorithm" to assist in users ...

Microsoft To-Do List Service in Public Preview as Eventual Replacement for Wunderlist - SuperSite for Windows

Today Microsoft made their new To-Do list app, code named Project Cheshire, available in public preview after several months of private testing. According to Microsoft this app was built by the same folks who work on Wunderlist and while the new app ...

Microsoft's Wunderlist Replacement, To-Do Is Now Available - Lifehacker

Windows/Web/iOS/Android: Microsoft has released a public preview for its new to-do app, aptly called To-Do. This is ostensibly Microsoft's version of Wunderlist, which the company acquired back in 2015. Advertisement. To-Do is still a work in progress ...

Microsoft Making Passwords a Thing of the Past - Tom's Guide

Microsoft users no longer need to use their passwords to log into their Microsoft accounts, thanks to a new Microsoft Authenticator app for Android and iOS devices. Credit: Microsoft Users can sign into their Microsoft accounts on a new computer by ...

Microsoft To-Do is an Intelligent Task Management App by the Team Behind Wunderlist - Technology Personalized

Task managers have been around for awhile and in fact, they are still one of the most common apps utilized by users every day. But let's face it, smarter innovation is still a rare sight in this sector. Microsoft wants to change that and it is doing so ...

Microsoft Releases To-Do App for iOS - iClarified

Microsoft has released a new To-Do app for iOS, Android, Windows, and the web. Microsoft To-Do is a simple and intelligent to-do list that makes it easy to plan your day. Whether it's for work, school or home, To-Do will help you increase your ...

Microsoft releases Wunderlist replacement preview app called To-Do - 9to5Google

Microsoft bought the task management app Wunderlist back in 2015, and today the company has released the first public preview of its eventual replacement called To-Do. Microsoft's new To-Do app is available to try on Android phones now, and preview ...