Do you still put your smartphones on vibration or silent mode whenever you reach office or hit the bed? If yes, there is something really cool for you at the Google Play store now.
A new lockscreen application lets the smartphone users customize their application preferences and settings according to the places they spend their maximum time at.
Named as Cover, this application replaces your conventional lockscreen and streamlines the list of your apps you use frequently at office, home, in car or anywhere else.
Cover is not just a lockscreen, it is way more than that. In fact, it can your personal manager without you having to pay it for its services.
Here is what Cover can do for you:
1) Right app at the right time: Cover basically identifies your phone usage throughout the day at different place and different times and then recognizes your app usage. For an example if you are at work and use your Task list, Mail, Scheduler and other officer related app; Cover keeps this into mind and the moment you step into your office it brings all these application on you lockscreen.
In the same manner it can bring the applications you use at home on the lockscreen when you are at home. You can make different profiles like Car, Home, Office.
2) Peek: The peek function lets the user have a peek at an application without having to open it completely. You just have to hold the application icon and drag it to the right of the screen and the lockscreen will start moving away with your drag revealing the particular application right behind it, just like a curtain.
3) Jumping directly between the apps: You always feel it very irritating when you are working with an app and have to open another one for a reference. Normally, you will have to go to the home screen, open the new app and then start your work with the first application all over again. But Cover makes it all simple for you. You just have to drag your finger from top right corner of your phone and a list of applications will appear. Select your application, finish your work and go back to your previous application by performing another drag.
4) Smart Settings: This particular function makes Cover a really cool lockscreen application as it knows everything about you. The moment your insert the headphones, Cover brings up all music related application on the screen; that too considering your location. It also decides on your ringer settings according to time and put your phone on silent when it’s time for you to go to sleep.
This is not all there is a lot more this lockscreen can change in your life. So head over here and download the Cover lockscreen app.