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Windows Hello Waves Off Passwords

“A biometric system like Windows Hello has security and usability advantages over conventional passwords,” noted FIDO Alliance executive director Brett McDowell. “Just imagine logging into your device by looking at it or touching it. It doesn’t get much easier than that.”

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