Aug 7 2013, 2:39am CDT | by Gene Ryan Briones
Following the launch of its SMS-based login verification system earlier this year, the social network announcd today a slew of improvements including an improved login verification system for the web, and now on iOS and Android.
The said update means users can now login on their mobile devices without relying on text messages. This also means that users will no longer be prompted to input their phone numbers upon login, making everything easy and faster. Twitter does this by using push messaging and in-app approvals.
Furthermore, the update also brings the log-in verfication feature to other places that previously didn't support it. Even better are backup codes that Twitter is introducting along with the update. Now, users can use backup codes to login, in case their phone is a million miles away. To get started, just follow these steps:
Gene Ryan Briones
Gene Ryan Briones (Google+) is a technology journalist with a wide experience in writing about the latest trends in the technology industry, ranging from mobile technology, gadgets and robots, as well as computer hardware and software.
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