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Dashlane Might Be The New Best Free Password Manager – Review Geek
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Dashlane Might Be The New Best Free Password Manager – Review Geek

Tero Vesalainen/Shutterstock.com Dashlane has just reworked both its free and paid plans and potentially put itself on the top of the free password manager pile in doing so. With the average person having multiple online accounts, a password manager is almost a necessity. The company’s free service previously allowed users to manage up to 50...

How to Transfer Netflix Profiles Once Free Password Sharing Ends
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How to Transfer Netflix Profiles Once Free Password Sharing Ends

Photo: Vantage_DS (Shutterstock) The golden age of streaming is coming to an end: Netflix is officially doing away with its free password sharing. The effects won’t be immediate: Netflix isn’t planning to start charging for password sharing until early next year, when account holders will start being charged a few bucks extra for profiles for...

Passkeys—Microsoft, Apple, and Google’s password killer—are finally here
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Passkeys—Microsoft, Apple, and Google’s password killer—are finally here

Gertty Images For years, Big Tech has insisted that the death of the password is right around the corner. For years, those assurances have been little more than empty promises. The password alternatives—such as pushes, OAUTH single-sign ons, and trusted platform modules—introduced as many usability and security problems as they solved. But now, we’re finally...

Browser-based password managers, are they worth it?
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Browser-based password managers, are they worth it?

Passwords are one of those ‘necessary evils’ of life, in that everyone that has a computer (opens in new tab) uses them, yet, nobody really likes them. After all, while we all accept when a bank needs login credentials, but way too many sites currently require login credentials these days, and this can quickly become...

Instagram Scammers Are Getting Bolder
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Instagram Scammers Are Getting Bolder

Photo: YaniSinla (Shutterstock) Have you been hit with the “I’m running for an ambassadorship position in an influencer program” scam on Instagram yet? It’s a scheme in which one of your Instagram “friends” asks you to help them by voting for them on a fake competition—and the scammers are getting more elaborate in their attempts...

How Netflix’s Password Sharing Crackdown Will Work
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How Netflix’s Password Sharing Crackdown Will Work

Netflix will officially start charging for password sharing in early 2023, the company said in its October letter to shareholders. Despite facing immediate backlash when it announced it was rolling out a pilot password-sharing program in March, Netflix said this week that it’s moving forward with its plan to “monetize account sharing” by making subscribers...

Netflix to crack down on password sharing from early 2023
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Netflix to crack down on password sharing from early 2023

Following pilot programs in several Latin American countries earlier this year, Netflix has decided to crack down on password sharing globally. It’ll do this by charging a little bit extra to the main account holder for each user who’s accessing that account but living in a different household. The additional fee hasn’t been revealed yet,...

Password sharing details, subscribers jump
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Password sharing details, subscribers jump

In this photo illustration the Netflix logo in the App Store seen displayed on a smartphone screen. Rafael Henrique | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images Netflix shares skyrocketed more than 14% after the bell Tuesday as the company posted better-than-expected results on the top and bottom lines. The streamer also reported the addition...