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The best Android power user features you may have forgotten about

The best Android power user features you may have forgotten about

Android has been around for well over a decade at this point, with update after update including countless new features. Some of those features are unknown to most people, either because they're

How to Disable Lock Screen Notifications on iPhone & iPad

Want to hide notifications from your iPhone lock screen? Maybe you don’t want any notifications showing up on the locked screen of an iPad? We all receive several notifications from multiple apps on
Pixel lockscreen PIN bug is making phones unusable (Update: OnePlus, Sony devices affected)

Pixel lockscreen PIN bug is making phones unusable (Update: OnePlus, Sony devices affected)

Update 1: 2019/09/24 7:25am PDT More details on workaround Update 2: 2019/12/12 4:11pm UTC Problem still not solved Dozens of Pixel owners are reporting that they can't authenticate into
[Update: More details] Pixel lockscreen PIN bug is making phones unusable

[Update: More details] Pixel lockscreen PIN bug is making phones unusable

Update 1: 2019/09/24 7:25am PDT More details on workaround Dozens of Pixel owners are reporting that they can't authenticate into their devices because every time they put their PIN in, the phone
Pixel lockscreen PIN bug is making phones unusable

Pixel lockscreen PIN bug is making phones unusable

Dozens of Pixel owners are reporting that they can't authenticate into their devices because every time they put their PIN in, the phone loops them back to the lock screen. The issue, which was first
iOS 13’s FaceTime bug gives access to your iPhone contacts without permission

iOS 13’s FaceTime bug gives access to your iPhone contacts without permission

A security researcher has found yet another lock screen exploit on the iPhone, this time with FaceTime on iOS 13
InMobi’s newly-created lockscreen technology business just raised $45 million

InMobi’s newly-created lockscreen technology business just raised $45 million

Glance has raised funds from Ayan Royan and Peter Thiel's Mithril Capital.

Huawei's lock screens unexpectedly turn into advertisements

According to Huawei users on Twitter, ads for the hotel reservation site Booking.com are popping up on the lock screen of some Huawei smartphones. As Android Police reports, the ads seem to appear on
Here are all the little changes in Android Q Beta 3

Here are all the little changes in Android Q Beta 3

The Android Q Betas have had a ton of major changes, both in the interface and in the APIs that applications use. However, there are some changes so minor that they aren't quite important enough for a
Android Q can reveal your sensitive notifications on the lock screen when your phone is unlocked

Android Q can reveal your sensitive notifications on the lock screen when your phone is unlocked

Depending on what you do with your phone, you might not want other unauthorized people to see notification contents on your lock screen. Android has got you covered – the feature to hide sensitive
[Update x2: More changes] After a week with Android Q Beta 1, here are all the little changes we've noticed

[Update x2: More changes] After a week with Android Q Beta 1, here are all the little changes we've noticed

Update 1: 2019/03/28 8:55pm PDT Battery optimization screen The Battery optimization page in the Settings app has received a slight visual overhaul. The blue dropdown menu has been replaced with a...
10 best security apps for Android that aren’t antivirus apps! (Updated 2019)

10 best security apps for Android that aren’t antivirus apps! (Updated 2019)

Tired of looking for security apps and seeing antivirus app listings? In this roundup, we have the best security apps that puts the power in your hands.
[Update: More changes] After a week with Android Q Beta 1, here are all the little changes we've noticed

[Update: More changes] After a week with Android Q Beta 1, here are all the little changes we've noticed

Update 1: 2019/03/28 8:55pm PDT Battery optimization screen The Battery optimization page in the Settings app has received a slight visual overhaul. The blue dropdown menu has been replaced with a...
After a week with Android Q Beta 1, here are all the little changes we've noticed

After a week with Android Q Beta 1, here are all the little changes we've noticed

There are quite a few new features (and some removed functionality) present in the first beta of Android Q — we've documented around 50 major changes already. There are also plenty of smaller tweaks
Android Q uses blurred lock screen background while playing music

Android Q uses blurred lock screen background while playing music

When you play music (or other audio with art) on Android, the lock screen background changes to the audio's art. This effect was added back in Android 4.4 KitKat, but it might be going away soon. In
We Have Found The Best Kitty Lock Screens For Your Phone

We Have Found The Best Kitty Lock Screens For Your Phone

There's nothing better than a cute cat photo as the lock screen on your phone. Check out the cutest ones we have found. Via: Cutesy Pooh Submitted by: Tagged: phones , lock screen , cat photos , Cats
The best Android power user features you may have forgotten about

The best Android power user features you may have forgotten about

Android has now been around for over a decade, and every single update has brought new features. Some functionality is unknown to the vast majority of smartphone owners, either because the options

iOS 12.1 lock screen flaw lets anyone access your contacts

If you’ve upgraded to iOS 12.1 already, you might want to be careful about where you leave your iPhone. It turns out that a new lock screen flaw lets anyone access your contacts without your passcode.
iPhone Lockscreen Exploit Discovered in Apple's Latest iOS Update

iPhone Lockscreen Exploit Discovered in Apple's Latest iOS Update

Almost as soon as Apple released iOS 12.1 on Tuesday, a Spanish security researcher discovered a bug that exploits group Facetime calls to give anyone access to an iPhone users’ contact information

How to See Weather on Lock Screen of iPhone with iOS 12

The iPhone has an optional secret weather widget for the devices locked screen that can be enabled through an unlikely feature; Do Not Disturb mode. With this feature in use, you’ll see the days