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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 6S Release Date and Rumors: Specs and Features vs Samsung Galaxy S5

The rumor mills have been taking an objective iPhone 7, the so-called successor flagship for the recently released iPhone 6. While the idea of a new issue of iPhone sounds exciting, it seems speculations have overlooked the possibility of an iPhone 6S. Of course Apple has established its first phablet as iPhone 6 Plus, but what about an iPhone -s? Is Cupertino giant abandoned the idea once and for all?

We can never really tell unless Apple confirms it. Still, there is a possibility that can adopt iPhone 6S based 5S improved by a parallel perspective 5. Since specifications, 6S not necessarily be larger changes - let the uniqueness Plus and 6 could actually 6S become a device no one has ever seen before.

We have also taken the initiative to compare possible specifications and features of the iPhone 6S against existing Samsung Galaxy S5. But first, let's take a look at the odds surrounding the old.

iPhone 6S
According to Macworld, not much difference between the designs of iPhones …

Android 4.4 Software Updates KitKat arrive for several models of devices

Variousdevices havebeen receivingthe latest updates fromAndroid4.4softwareKitKatin recent weeks. DevicesSamsung(KRX: 005930), HTC (TPE: 2498) andSony(NYSE: SNE) can nowupgrade toany versionofAndroid4.4.3orAndroid4.4.4software.

Many of these devicesare getting theirlastupdate beforeGoogleInc.(NASDAQ: GOOGL) launches newAndroidoperating systemL. It is expectedthat the newsoftwareto be released inNovember andmanufacturers likeHTChave committed tostart updatingtheir deviceswithin 90days of theirinitial release.

Meanwhile,find details aboutthe latestAndroid updatesbelow.To check ifthe device has anAndroid updateavailable, accessSettings> Aboutphone updates> Software.
SamsungGalaxyS5TheXDADevelopersforum memberssay theVerizonGalaxyS5are upgrading toAndroid4.4.4. Sprinthas also hintedthathis modelGalaxyS5soonbe upgraded to Android4.4.4.
SprintGalaxy Note3Samsunghas confirmedthe noteSprintGalaxy3 is nowupdatedtoAndroid4.4.4. The update includessupportHDiconvoiceinternational callaccess,se…