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XDA Basics: How to share your Wi-Fi password on Android phones

Knowing how to share a Wi-Fi password is always handy. If you wish to share your Wi-Fi password on Android, there are different ways to do so. The method you use might vary depending on your Android version. For instance, from Android version 10 onwards, any cheap Android phone can share a Wi-Fi password using...

Opera’s Security Breach Highlights a Problem with Proprietary Password Managers

Last night, Opera Software reported a security breach affecting all users of their web browser’s built in password manager. 1.7 million users had both their synchronized passwords and their authentication passwords leaked. Opera, to their credit, appears to be acting relatively swiftly to notify their users, sending out emails to users of its sync service and...

How to Change Your Android Encryption Password Without Changing Your Lock Screen Password

As more and more users seek better protection for their private data across the technological space, Google has continued to introduce additional features in Android for their more privacy minded consumers. Notably, Google introduced full disk encryption (FDE) in Android Lollipop and made it a requirement for any device shipping with Android Marshmallow to have FDE...