How to See Text Message Previews on the Galaxy S5 & Galaxy Note 4

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 and the bigger Galaxy Note 4 are both packed full of features and sensors. From a fingerprint scanner, heart rate monitor, to even an infrared blaster to act as a remote control. These phones can do a lot of fancy things, but one thing many want is text message previews on […]

How to Change the Galaxy Note 4 Lockscreen


With the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 available around the United States from all major carriers, and loaded full of neat features and controls, we get a lot of questions from consumers and fans regarding how to perform certain tasks. One of which is controlling or changing the Galaxy Note 4 lockscreen. If you’re the proud […]

How to Disable Lockscreen Notifications on the Nexus 6


Google’s Nexus 6 running the completely revamped Android 5.0 Lollipop update is finally available from multiple carriers in the United States, and shipping from both and the Google Play Store. Now that the handset is making its way to buyers, many will likely want to change some of the settings or features on the […]

How to Change the Galaxy S5 Lockscreen


With the Samsung Galaxy S5 finally here and available around the United States from all major carriers, we’re starting to get a lot of questions from consumers and fans regarding how to perform certain tasks. If you’re the proud owner of the all-new Samsung Galaxy S5 and want to know how to change and customize […]

How to Change Apps on the HTC One M8 Lockscreen


The all new HTC One M8 is finally official and readily available in the United States from multiple carriers, with more in-store availability coming later this week. Now that the device is in the hands of consumers we’re getting plenty of questions regarding how to do certain tasks. The HTC One M8 has tons of […]

How to Add Lockscreen Widgets to Android 4.4 KitKat & Nexus 5

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The new Google Nexus 5 smartphone with Android 4.4 KitKat is now finally readily available from the Google Play Store, Sprint, and soon T-Mobile here in the US, not to mention shipping for many in Canada as well. Many users who get the new device will want to enable lockscreen widgets, and here’s how. Unlike […]

Windows Phone 8 Lockscreen Will Have a New Look?

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In addition to a fresh and new Start screen on Microsoft’s forthcoming Windows Phone OS that’s expected to debut this Fall, it appears that the mobile operating system will also get a re-imagined lock screen as well that will provide users with more information about notifications. While there aren’t much details about how this new […]

Fake iPhone LockScreen App Tricks Users, Banks Thousands

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If there’s anything we can learn from the top iPhone game chart it’s that iPhone owners are jealous of the pattern unlock screen available on Android phones. Lock My Screen, a paid fake iphone lockscreen app that claims to “create specialized unlock screens that increase security”, is the number 5 top paid app for the iPhone. The app […]

15 Awesome Wallpapers for the New iPad & Where to Find More

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If you want to really make your new iPad’s high-resolution Retina Display pop, even when it’s locked, you need a wallpaper that goes beyond the stock photos that Apple includes. From NIN to abstracts, landscapes and more, we have a collection of some of the best Retina Display ready wallpapers. (Read: 35 New iPad Cases) […]

How to Setup Owner Information on Your Galaxy Nexus Lockscreen

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One of the easiest ways to get your smartphone back after losing it is to have your personal information somewhere that a good Samaritan can find it. The old trick of entering a contact that stood out won’t work if you lock your phone, but on the Galaxy Nexus with Ice Cream Sandwich, you can place your contact […]