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Google granted a new lockscreen patent

0. phoneArena 18 Nov 2011, 22:02 posted on

Google has been granted a new patent pertaining to lockscreens which relates to pattern unlocks, and possibly using those patterns as gestures to initiate custom commands...

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posted on 19 Nov 2011, 08:36

25. gallitoking (Posts: 4721; Member since: 17 May 2011)


Wow people around here want Apple to be more like Android but is Android tbat is becoming more like Apple..... looks like team Apple will emerge victorious...

posted on 20 Nov 2011, 00:40

36. xiobnb (Posts: 74; Member since: 11 Nov 2011)


apple is becoming like android... the notification system maybe someday even the widgets!!! then apple would be all magical again

posted on 19 Nov 2011, 09:15 1

27. roscuthiii (Posts: 2228; Member since: 18 Jul 2010)


UGH!!! How in the hell did they get my slide-to-unlock pattern?! Damned internet spying!

Could always just go with the PIN combo on my luggage I guess, 1-2-3-4-5...

posted on 20 Nov 2011, 00:03

35. snowgator (Posts: 3604; Member since: 19 Jan 2011)


ROFL!!

posted on 19 Nov 2011, 10:30

29. adilanis (Posts: 1; Member since: 19 Nov 2011)


Looks like Google is trying to beat iPhone.
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posted on 19 Nov 2011, 13:57 1

32. networkdood (Posts: 6330; Member since: 31 Mar 2010)


So, google should create a 'Burp to unlock' option...and patent that....

posted on 20 Nov 2011, 05:58

37. redmd (Posts: 1313; Member since: 26 Oct 2011)


what about double tap to unlock? will someone patent it?

posted on 20 Nov 2011, 07:19

38. Ocean02 (Posts: 28; Member since: 17 Nov 2011)


Well done google! ^_^

posted on 21 Nov 2011, 09:43

39. jdrevolution (Posts: 87; Member since: 07 Oct 2011)


Soon we'll have eye scanners using the front facing camera!!

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