Homescreen

01.07.14
Yahoo acquires Aviate to build context-sensitive Android apps
01.07.14

Yahoo acquires Aviate to build context-sensitive Android apps

That was quick -- Aviate hasn't even finished developing its context-aware Android home screen, an...

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04.04.13
Apple files patent for app access on lockscreen
04.04.13

Apple files patent for app access on lockscreen

Apple has filed a patent for something I would love to see implemented in a future iOS update:...

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04.04.13
Facebook Home official, replaces your app icons with social info (video)
04.04.13

Facebook Home official, replaces your app icons with social info (video)

Today Facebook finally took the wraps off Home, a suite of apps and a home screen replacement for...

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03.04.13
Galaxy Note II vulnerability lets attackers (briefly) access home screen apps (updated)
03.04.13

Galaxy Note II vulnerability lets attackers (briefly) access home screen apps (updated)

A security flaw discovered by Terence Eden on the Galaxy Note II with Android 4.1.2 may make that...

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11.03.12
Microsoft explains the origins of Windows Phone 8's home and lock screens
11.03.12

Microsoft explains the origins of Windows Phone 8's home and lock screens

We've delved into just what we think of Windows Phone 8's interface, but not what led Microsoft to...

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10.22.12
Japan court rules Apple did not infringe two Samsung patents
10.22.12

Japan court rules Apple did not infringe two Samsung patents

In the latest scuffle between Apple and Samsung, a Tokyo court has ruled that the iPhone 4 and 4S...

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08.21.12
Daily iPhone App: ScreenDIY lets you beautify your iPhone homescreen
08.21.12

Daily iPhone App: ScreenDIY lets you beautify your iPhone homescreen

If you want to spruce up your home screen or add some flair to your iPhone's lock screen, then...

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08.06.12
Windows 8 may not let you boot to the desktop, demands you accept not-Metro
08.06.12

Windows 8 may not let you boot to the desktop, demands you accept not-Metro

If you were hoping that you could force Windows 8 to bypass the don't-call-it-Metro homescreen and...

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07.23.12
Homescreen.me out of beta, lets you share your most essential apps
07.23.12

Homescreen.me out of beta, lets you share your most essential apps

Created by iXyr, Homescreen.me is a neat little web app that lets you share your iOS homescreen...

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