Google Authenticator gets a material design facelift


Google’s native authenticator app has been in the shadows of android beauty for long. The app which the security conscious have been using sync Two-factor authentication codes with services like Facebook, Google, etc.

Google Authenticator has been very ugly with a “holo” feel unlike its’ update counterparts like Gmail, Google Finance etc. The latest update brings a new icon, material design together with a Android wear support, a few bug fixes, and a developer preview support for¬†support for NFC Security Key (FIDO Universal 2nd Factor protocol).

You can visit the Google Playstore to get this update or download the apk from here.