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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…

Now might add PS4 PlayStation, PS2 and PS1 Games, Sony says

Sonysays the responsefrom usershasnowPlayStationbeen "verypositive"measure.
Streaminggaming servicePlayStationSonyPlayStation 4could getnow, PlayStation 2, andPlayStation 1games plusPlayStation 3gamescurrently offered, the companysaid.
"Inour plansfor the futurewe're looking atall thereis a real possibilitythatyou will seePlayStation 1, PlayStation 2, andPlayStation 4titles available," SonyEntertainment NetworkVPEricLempeltoldGameInformerin an interview."Right nowit's onlyPlayStation 3,but theseare all optionsfor the future."

Furthermore,Lempelsaid thatSonyis currently lookingto make changes tothepricing modelbased oncommentsnowPlayStationusers.As noted above, withrental pricesrangingas high as $49.99,and there is noway to accessdigital gamespreviously purchasedPSN, prices are currently toohigh. Lempelnot specifyfuture prices, but recently introducedNowPlayStationgame rentalsforas lowas $1.99.

As for theNetflixsubscription optiontypewe said we wanted…