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Do not use Google Authenticator

After I change my old smartphone to LG Q6, I would like to transfer all apps to it. I used Google Authenticator for a bunch of websites as the Two-factor Authentication. I just found Google Authenticator cannot move all these accounts to my new phone. To do the transferring, I have to manually re-add it to Google Authenticator of the new phone.

So, I did a little bit of research. I found Authy is a good replacement. There is a blog post to compare these two facilities on Authy’s website.

For me, I personally like the following features:

  • Multi-device support
  • Support Windows and Mac as well
  • Support backups

Looks cool.

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