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1Password Restores Free-to-Use Local Vault Option in Latest Version of iOS App

Friday July 19, 2019 3:23 am PDT by Tim Hardwick
1Password has restored the option for customers who originally purchased its iOS app to create a local vault during setup, after users queued up online to voice their frustrations with the fact that the option was silently removed in an update. The Canadian password management service caused a string of complaints on Reddit and elsewhere earlier this month when a v7.3.3 update to the 1Password ...

1Password on Mac Updated With Easier and Smarter Drag-and-Drop Password Functionality

Tuesday May 28, 2019 11:56 am PDT by Joe Rossignol
AgileBits today released 1Password 7.3 for Mac with over 150 improvements and bug fixes following several months of development. First and foremost, the 1Password mini menu bar assistant has been redesigned to make it easier to get your information out of 1Password. While you are dragging and dropping your username and password from 1Password mini to a supported app, for example, 1Password...

1Password, LastPass, Dashlane and More Updated With Support for iOS 12's AutoFill Password Feature

Monday September 17, 2018 1:39 pm PDT by Juli Clover
Multiple popular password management apps for iOS devices have been updated with support for a convenient new iOS 12 feature, Password AutoFill. With Password AutoFill, logins and passwords stored in third-party password management apps will be available throughout the iOS 12 operating system right alongside iCloud Keychain, letting you log into websites, apps, and more much more quickly. 1P...

1Password for iOS Updated With Secure Notes Markdown Support and Several Fixes

Friday July 20, 2018 1:28 am PDT by Tim Hardwick
Popular third-party password manager 1Password received an update today that takes the iOS app to version 7.1 and introduces Markdown support in secure notes, stickers for Messages, and a couple of notable fixes. Following on from the Mac version updated in May, 1Password for iOS now lets you create rich secure notes that can include headers, bold and italic text, lists, tappable links, and...

AgileBits Denies Reported 'Acquisition Talks' Between Apple and 1Password [Updated]

Tuesday July 10, 2018 8:13 am PDT by Joe Rossignol
Apple plans to deploy 1Password internally to all of its corporate and retail employees around the world over the next few months, according to BGR's editor-in-chief Jonathan Geller, who cites an unnamed source. The report claims Apple plans to offer a free license to the standalone version of 1Password to each of its employees and their families:According to our source, after many months of ...

1Password Developers Tease Support for iOS 12 Password Manager API

Tuesday June 5, 2018 3:04 am PDT by Tim Hardwick
Apple revealed during its WWDC keynote yesterday that among other features, iOS 12 will include a new Password Manager API that will be able to hook into third-party password manager apps installed on devices and offer up their stored passwords as suggestions to the user when they're prompted for login information. Today, the makers of popular password manager service 1Password confirmed that...

1Password 7 for Mac Launching Today With Redesigned Sidebar, Easier Access to Vaults, and Much More

Monday May 21, 2018 8:59 pm PDT by Joe Rossignol
Following two months of beta testing, AgileBits has announced that 1Password 7 for Mac will be released for all users at some point on Tuesday. The latest version of the popular password manager is a major update with dozens of new features and improvements, including a new dark-themed, collapsible sidebar that makes it easier to use and manage password vaults. Users can now access their...

1Password Integrates With 'Pwned Passwords' to Check if Your Passwords Have Been Leaked Online

Friday February 23, 2018 4:23 am PST by Mitchel Broussard
Password management app 1Password this week got a new feature on the web, and developer AgileBits described it as a way for users to check and make sure that their passwords aren't "pwned passwords," or passwords that have been leaked online. While the launch is web-only right now, AgileBits said it will be coming to 1Password apps in the future. 1Password's new feature integrates with a newly ...

1Password 7 Launching With Support for iPhone X, Face ID, Drag and Drop on iPad, Quick Copy, and More

Thursday November 2, 2017 7:25 am PDT by Joe Rossignol
AgileBits today is releasing 1Password 7 for iOS with several new features, just one day before the iPhone X launches around the world. 1Password has been redesigned with the iPhone X's new screen size and dimensions in mind. The app now supports Face ID for unlocking with the iPhone X's facial recognition system, in addition to the existing options of using Touch ID on older iPhone models...

1Password for iOS Updated With Auto Copy Feature to Make One-Time Passwords Easier to Use

Monday July 17, 2017 5:00 pm PDT by Juli Clover
AgileBits today updated 1Password for iOS, introducing a new auto copy feature that's going to make it a lot easier to use two-step authentication for various apps and services. Whenever you use 1Password to sign into a service on your iPhone that features 1Password integration, the app will now automatically copy any one-time passwords you have associated with that login. That speeds up the...

Security Experts Wary as 1Password Subscriptions Push Users to Cloud-Based Vaults

Wednesday July 12, 2017 4:14 am PDT by Tim Hardwick
Password manager app 1Password caused consternation in some quarters of the security community over the weekend when it emerged that the service's new subscription-based model will push users to adopt a cloud-based password storage system over locally stored password vaults. Previously, 1Password was offered as a one-time license purchase that enabled users to store their passwords in an...

1Password Gains 'Travel Mode' to Protect Sensitive Data When Traveling

Tuesday May 23, 2017 3:40 pm PDT by Juli Clover
AgileBits recently introduced a new 1Password feature called Travel Mode, which is designed to protect password vaults from unwarranted searches when traveling. When activated, Travel Mode will remove every password vault from all of a user's iOS and Mac devices except for vaults that have been earmarked as "safe for travel," effectively hiding a user's most sensitive information. Travel Mode...

MacRumors Giveaway: Win a Three Year Subscription to 1Password for Families

Friday December 23, 2016 10:02 am PST by Juli Clover
MacRumors is holding a series of software giveaways in celebration of the holidays, and for today's giveaway, we've partnered with AgileBits to give MacRumors readers a chance to win a three-year subscription to 1Password for Families. For those unfamiliar with 1Password, it is password management software, which is essential in an era where critical website hacks occur on a near-daily basis....

New MacBook Pros Don't Include Backlit Apple Logo or Power Extension Cable

Friday October 28, 2016 1:27 pm PDT by Joe Rossignol
Apple's "Hello Again" event has come and gone, leaving us with an abundance of Apple-related news and updates heading into the weekend. Below, we have shared some of the more interesting tidbits that have surfaced over the past 24 hours. Image Credit: Edgar Alvarez, Engadget Backlit Apple Logo Removed: As it did with the 12-inch MacBook, Apple has removed the backlit Apple logo on new MacBook ...

1Password Introduces $2.99/Month Plan for Individuals, With 6 Months Free at Sign-Up [Updated]

Wednesday August 3, 2016 11:31 am PDT by Mitchel Broussard
Password managing app 1Password today announced the launch of a new subscription plan for individual users priced at $2.99 per month. The new model will be added to 1Password's existing subscription tiers, including a team plan (beginning at $3.99 per month) and a family plan ($4.99 per month). This will allow users not in need of enterprise- or family-related perks to join in on 1Password's...

'1Password for Teams' Introduces Secure Password Sharing for Teams at Work

Friday June 3, 2016 5:04 am PDT by Mitchel Broussard
AgileBits recently announced that its long-in-beta product "1Password for Teams" has officially launched, bringing an enterprise-focused version of the company's popular password management app to iOS, Mac, and Android. 1Password for Teams will let users in a designated team share secure passwords, documents, and other data through AgileBits' heavily encrypted infrastructure. Announced first...

'1Password for Families' Gives Up to 5 Users 1Password Access for $5 Per Month

Tuesday February 16, 2016 12:21 pm PST by Juli Clover
In November, AgileBits announced 1Password for Teams, giving 1Password users a way to share passwords with friends, family, and coworkers. As of today, 1Password for Teams is expanding to 1Password for Families, introducing a special pricing plan designed to give all members of a family access to secure password options at an affordable price. For $5 per month, a family of up to five people...

'1Password 6' for Mac Brings Revamped Password Generator, iCloud Sync for Non Mac App Store Version

Tuesday January 12, 2016 12:25 pm PST by Juli Clover
AgileBits today announced a new Mac version of 1Password, its popular cross-platform password management app. 1Password version 6.0 for Mac includes several new features like an All Vaults view, a new password generator, and iCloud sync for all versions of the Mac app. 1Password's new "All Vaults" view allows users to see all of their passwords and password vaults at a glance, both in the main ...

1Password Update Brings the Password-Managing App to Apple Watch [Updated]

Tuesday April 14, 2015 7:29 am PDT by Mitchel Broussard
AgileBits this morning announced that an incoming update to its popular password-managing app 1Password will include an Apple Watch version of the service, providing users an even easier way to manage and easily remember their most important passwords. Like most upcoming Apple Watch apps, 1Password's wrist-worn counterpart will act as a companion to the traditional full-fledged iPhone app....