Making an announcement of this nature a week after an authentication-based hack is a wise move, Authy, a company founded in 2011 has just raised $3m through equity funding website AngelLive. The company is solely focused on making two-factor authentication easier for everyone, it even has a mobile application that can help to deliver simplicity.
We could see many more companies moving in to the same area over the coming months as hacks and cyber security failings make their way in to the headlines.
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Below Wouter Debecker of the Belgian eGovernment Initiative explains how they are making authentication simpler.