Touch ID + 1Password = Everything I’d hoped it would be.
AgileBits, the company that makes the Mac & iOS password manager 1Password, showed off some upcoming functionality for the Touch ID-enabled MacBook Pros, and it’s probably exactly what you’re thinking.
If you use 1Password on an iOS device with Touch ID, you can use your fingerprint to access your passwords. It’s WAY more convenient — and much faster — than typing in your long, complicated master password. Well, folks, that same functionality is coming to 1Password on the Mac.
Check out the video from AgileBits to see the neat (if a little skeuomorphic) animation when you authenticate with Touch ID on the new MacBook Pro:
By the way, if you’re not using a password manager, you definitely should be! Check out our article for recommendations and get those accounts secured!
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