by Taylor Martin | August 22, 2013 5:42 PM
Device security is very important, especially as we begin to trust our smartphones with more and more sensitive data – work emails, private conversations, or even banking information. Personal devices, such as smartphones and tablets, are far more private than most other types of electronics. As such, they should be treated with care and likely password or PIN protected. The unfortunate side effect is having to type a PIN or password dozens of times every day, which is quite tedious and can grow to be rather frustrating. However, Motorola's latest accessory aims to end this dreaded ...
by Stephen Schenck | August 21, 2013 7:51 PM
NFC on smartphones has come a long way from its early days. We see it on more and more phones, as well as a multitude of platforms. Despite its growing presence, it's still yet to really catch-on use-wise, and as a phone feature it probably goes virtually unnoticed by the majority of users out there. That's a darn shame, because there's plenty of fun, useful things you can do with NFC, if only you're aware of them. Last week, I heard about this Motorola Skip accessory for the Moto X, letting users interact with their phone by means of little NFC tags, either with a wearable tag to quickly ...
by Stephen Schenck | August 16, 2013 12:12 PM
We just shared news with you of AT&T's retail launch date for the Moto X, and along with that, the kicking-off of the Moto Maker online tool. Users who order their phones through the custom site won't just get a new Moto X that stands out from everyone else's, but they'll also score a free accessory: Motorola's NFC-based Skip tag. Just what exactly is Skip, though, and how does it work? The main component of Skip is a little clip-on thumb-sized NFC tag that you can attach to clothing or a bag – something you'll have on you. The idea is that you can use Skip to unlock your phone, ...
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