Thursday, August 20, 2015

What is Windows Hello?

Image recognition is at the heart of this new way of telling who you are to your computer, apps etc. You can unlcok Windows 10 devices and apps using your finger tip for finger print, iris of your eyes or face. It is simple, convenient and hassle free but will sacrifice neither security nor privacy. This is cool stuff. It's not business as usual trying to recover your password and do not remember the hint; get a code to access, etc. It is hassle free but probably come with some ancillary issues like the requirements; which of the devices are supported that kind of thing. This combined with yet another authentication should make it lot more secure.

This video explains it with some examples:

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