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The Theft Alert featured introduced to the Lookout Premium mobile app Wednesday sends an email alert anytime it detects that someone's doing something suspicious with your smartphone.
Serenity Caldwell, Brad Chacos, Dan Moren, and Jason Snell discuss frustrations with passwords and password breaches, and ways to protect yourself.
Rich Mogull and Adam Engst explain what the headline-grabbing network-security flaw is all about and what you should (and shouldn't) do about it.
When it comes to password-management, 1Password is as close to a default choice as there is. iMore's Rene Ritchie talks to AgileBits Dave Teare about what's new with that app.
In this week's Mac app roundup, you'll find software destined to explore new worlds, fix your photos, help you build some forms, and even find out everything you could possibly ever want to know about your Mac.
Even in a marketplace that's becoming increasingly crowded, 1Password stands out as an excellent password management tool for users of all stripes.
Does Apple's new Touch ID technology mean the end of passcodes on your iPhone? Is it truly secure? Rich Mogull answers those and other questions.
The two-factor authentication offered by Google Authenticator works great, except for when it doesn't.
AgileBits isn't shaking in its boots over Apple's announcement of iCloud Keychain; in fact, it's meeting it head on with a major update to 1Password for OS X due this fall.
Apple on Thursday seemingly unintentionally released an update to the Find My iPhone app that requires a developer account.
Macworld has confirmed the presence of potentially malicious code embedded in an approved App Store app. But it's probably harmless.
If you're an active user of Outlook, SkyDrive, Office Web Apps, or other Microsoft services, you may want to add two-step verification for an extra layer of security.
Apple on Friday disabled the password reset functionality for Apple IDs, following a report from The Verge about a serious vulnerability in the process.