Lockscreen

09.16.15
Android security flaw lets attackers in using a large password
09.16.15

Android security flaw lets attackers in using a large password

A recently discovered Android security flaw allows intruders to bypass your lock screen by crashing it.

By J. Fingas,   09.16.15
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02.03.15
Microsoft's putting Bing on your Android lock screen
02.03.15

Microsoft's putting Bing on your Android lock screen

Wish your Android device's lock screen was a bit more scenic? Microsoft's Garage team has you cove...

By T. Seppala,   02.03.15
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01.18.15
Microsoft's Android lock screen now shows your music and online chats
01.18.15

Microsoft's Android lock screen now shows your music and online chats

Microsoft's intelligent take on an Android front end, Next Lock Screen, just got much more useful...

By J. Fingas,   01.18.15
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12.08.14
Microsoft's smart Android lock screen now shows the weather
12.08.14

Microsoft's smart Android lock screen now shows the weather

Microsoft's experimental Garage team has been busy -- hot on the heels of a Torque update, it's re...

By J. Fingas,   12.08.14
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10.22.14
Microsoft Android Wear app lets you search Bing by twisting your wrist
10.22.14

Microsoft Android Wear app lets you search Bing by twisting your wrist

Slightly irked that you have to say "OK Google" whenever you want to use voice search on your Andr...

By J. Fingas,   10.22.14
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07.14.14
MyLock creates attractive lock screens for your iOS device
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07.14.14

MyLock creates attractive lock screens for your iOS device

There are many apps that let you create a custom lock screen, and occasionally I like to see what's...

By Mel Martin,   07.14.14
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05.27.14
Daily App: Lockscreen Wallpaper Designer for iOS
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05.27.14

Daily App: Lockscreen Wallpaper Designer for iOS

Lockscreen Wallpaper Designer (currently on sale for US$0.99) is a clever little app that lets you...

By Mel Martin,   05.27.14
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12.13.13
Cover's context-aware Android lock screen launches on Google Play (video)
12.13.13

Cover's context-aware Android lock screen launches on Google Play (video)

Context-sensitive interfaces like Aviate and Google Now are on the rise in the Android world, and...

By J. Fingas,   12.13.13
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09.26.13
Apple addresses lockscreen bypass bug  with iOS 7.0.2 rollout
09.26.13

Apple addresses lockscreen bypass bug with iOS 7.0.2 rollout

Apple confirmed and assured everyone that it was working on a fix to the iOS 7 lockscreen bypass b...

By B. Heater,   09.26.13
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