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iPhone Feature Request: Copy ‘Skip Lock Screen’ feature from Google’s Pixel 4

Face Unlock on Google’s Pixel 4 is less secure than the iPhone’s Face ID, but it does have one feature I’d like to see Apple copy: Skip Lock Screen.

Copying that would be perfectly fair, as Google has recently confirmed that it will be copying at least part of Face ID’s Require Attention feature…


The Pixel 4 will copy Require AttentionLike Apple’s iPhone X, XS, and 11, Google’s new flagship Pixel 4 smartphone can unlock by recognizing your face. However, the company quickly came under fire when it was revealed that the device can be unlocked even when the owner is asleep, simply by someone else holding it up to their face.

With iPhones, there is a Requires Attention toggle. When this is on, your iPhone will only unlock if your eyes are open and you are actually looking at the screen. Google has now said that it plans to copy at least the first part of this requirement.

Google this evening confirmed to The Verge that it’s “been working on an option for users to require their eyes to be ope…

iPhone vs 7 6S Plus: release date, price, compatibility Apple Watch

It is to iPhone 6S Plus and iPhone 7, at least in the minds of those who skipped the launch last month and are now focused on the next big thing from Apple. Several users took a pass on the iPhone 6, as yet to be updated-right, or because they could not afford it or one of several other reasons, and users are looking at what comes next. But just what model (s) of the next Apple iPhone will be launched? What will it cost, and when its release date to arrive? And

how is Apple Watch affecting its release?
The first question may be the most difficult. The story says that Apple will move to the next iPhone 6S, as it has a habit of making a model "S" every two years, effectively keeping each generation iPhone around for the benefit of those who are within two years of renovation cycles with their carriers. But a series of recent changes suggest that Apple may be reconsidering that plan, from changes in naming conventions to more belated interest in fighting movements direct compe…

Now you can have the design of Apple Watch Wear your watch on Android

In March, GoogleannouncedAndroidWear,a project thatextends themobile operatingsystemto takeoverthe company, starting with support forspecificwatches.
A number of majorbrands havealready usedweartheir watches, andsome developerseven let youcreate your owncustomAndroidsphere ofwear.In fact, WearFacesisone such service, which allows you to customize yourSmartWatch, either a GearSamsung, LG GorMoto360.

Tohelp demonstratethis customization, WearFaceshas launchedthePEARwatchfacesfor Android thatare, erm, 100% original and bearszeroresemblanceto another producttechfruity. Someone has alreadycreated a designstyleclockon yourAppleMoto360 also.

WearFaceshas created around and square versionsof the designto meetdifferentclocks based onAndroidand can bedownloaded from here.It is worth notingthatthis is only oneface of the watch-the iconsare not functional.

basic topic: http://thenextweb.com/shareables/2014/09/12/pear-watchface-brings/