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Mar 20 AT 9:34 PM Nick Sarafolean 0 Comments

Google is testing a smart lock that knows if you’re touching your phone

Google is rolling out a new smart lock security feature called “on-body detection”. The feature uses your phone’s accelerometer to keep your phone unlocked if it’s in your pocket or your hand. Set it down, however, and the phone will lock itself with your preferred locking method. It’s an intelligent feature that saves ... Read More »

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Mar 20 AT 3:02 PM Evan Selleck 0 Comments

Amazon reportedly launching ‘Unlocked’ service to offer games and apps for free

One of Amazon’s strongest perks is Prime, a subscription service for the company that offers plenty of perks. According to a new report, Amazon could be looking to expand its Prime mentality into the world of apps with a feature called “Unlocked.”

According to the report published by TechCrunch, citing internal presentation slides obtained by ... Read More »

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Mar 19 AT 3:59 PM Dima Aryeh 0 Comments

iOS compatibility code found in Android Wear

Android may dominate the smartphone market, but Apple still holds a big share. And the fact that Android Wear is exclusive to Android doesn’t help the smartwatch industry, as Google and its manufacturers are losing out on significant amounts of sales. With the Apple Watch being overly expensive, people would definitely buy a cheaper Android ... Read More »

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