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    Default Microsoft testing Windows 10 without passwords


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    What could possibly go wrong?

    ...oh and Inb4 sajunky! ...




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    Oi vey!

    All those machines now mining without passwords...
    The internet will die!
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    Why can't it just pair with your device like a Chromebook? Stupid unlocking your phone every time and accepting the prompt...

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    Quote Originally Posted by backstreetboy View Post
    Why can't it just pair with your device like a Chromebook? Stupid unlocking your phone every time and accepting the prompt...
    Cos the Chromebook is a hobbled piece of kit.... hardly worth the time or money.
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    Quote Originally Posted by backstreetboy View Post
    Why can't it just pair with your device like a Chromebook? Stupid unlocking your phone every time and accepting the prompt...
    I thought Windows 10 already offered being unlocked through devices?

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    passwords still the best way to go IMHO
    500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation has passed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ToxicBunny View Post
    Cos the Chromebook is a hobbled piece of kit.... hardly worth the time or money.
    I wonder then why MS wanted to emulate it with Windows 10 S...

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    Quote Originally Posted by backstreetboy View Post
    I wonder then why MS wanted to emulate it with Windows 10 S...
    I think its the other way round..

    Google trying to copy Windows.... sucks when your idols are playing catch up hey?
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    Quote Originally Posted by The_Librarian View Post
    passwords still the best way to go IMHO
    Well ultimately there is still a password being used it's just hidden from the user.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SauRoNZA View Post
    Well ultimately there is still a password being used it's just hidden from the user.
    100%...

    Facial recognition, Authenticator or any other option is still a "password" just not a text based password.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ToxicBunny View Post
    I think its the other way round..
    Sure

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    Quote Originally Posted by backstreetboy View Post
    Sure
    It is... anyone who has a clue knows that
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    Quote Originally Posted by ToxicBunny View Post
    It is... anyone who has a clue knows that
    Your gods, google will smite you!

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    Lol I'll just keep watching MS trying to emulate it and failing because no one wants to use that crap Edge browser.

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