Google to Trust You Soon

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At the recently-concluded IO conference Google said that its experiments with Project Abacus, which hopes to eradicate passwords in Android phones, was progressing well and that company hoped to bring it to consumers by end of this year.

Google engineers, using phone sensors, usage attributes like typing speed and facial recognition have developed a “trust API”, which will help apps identify a user without demanding password.