Search in HRJ Tricks

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Friday, February 21, 2014

Cover Is An Intelligent Android Lock Screen With Quick Access To Apps Based On Context

From fancy looking themes to the most minimalistic ones, and even lookalikes of Galaxy S4 and iOS 7, Android gives us countless ways to customize your device’s lockscreen. Today, we’re going to take a look at a way to totally revamp the Android lock screen using a new app called Cover. With a few neat tricks under its belt, Cover is all about presenting you with ‘The right apps at the right time’, in a way similar to the amazingly intelligent Aviate launcher. In other words, it basically learns about the apps you use and when you use them most, and automatically brings them up when they are most likely to be useful to you. You can then immediately peek at the app or even open it via swiping in from its icon. Despite currently being in beta, it works well and has an impressive interface, boasting some really great wallpapers that change based on the time and context...

When you launch the app, Cover walks you through an introduction, dishing out some tips and tricks that can help you make the best of it. It also asks you to enter your home and work addresses (for stateside users only) so it can automatically show you relevant apps at work, home or when you’re on the road. You can also skip this and jump straight to the main lock screen area.
Cover_Get Started Cover_Intro2 Cover_Intro1
Don’t expect a whole lot of fancy stuff on your lock screen; Cover looks really simple, but in no way non-functional. At first run, Cover shows a vertical list of some of the default Android applications on the left side, but it learns as you go and replaces them with more relevant ones as it learns. You can peek into or access the app via a simple swipe gesture – just tap and hold the required item, and then swipe towards the right.
On the right, there’s a clock widget displaying the current time and date, above which you’ll find a minuscule Setup drop-down menu that switch between and configure your lock screen profiles labelled Home, Work, Car and Out. In Addition, you can change the wallpaper and access ti Cover’s Settings screen.
Cover_LockScreen Cover_Messaging Cover_Lockscreen2
Even when you’re not on the lock screen, Cover provides another option to quickly switch to any of the apps most relevant to your current context. A simply downward swipe from the top-right corner of the screen will bring in a small sidebar, from where you can select your desired app. While the default app switcher in Android is already quite intuitive, Cover just gives you another option. Of course, you will have to give Cover a few days before it can learn your activity pattern in order to bring the right apps up when required. And in case you want to further configure the app, like changing your home or work address, or swapping the app switcher’s position, you can do all that from the app’s settings.
Cover_Sidebar Cover_Settings
Cover is currently available only in select Play Store regions as a public beta, and goes with a price tag of free.

46 comments:

  1. Thanks for another excellent article. Where else could anybody get that type of info in such an ideal means
    of writing? I have a presentation subsequent week, and I'm at the search for such information.|

    Also visit my blog: webpage ()

    ReplyDelete
  2. I for all time emailed this web site post page to
    all my contacts, for the reason that if like to read it afterward
    my contacts will too.

    Feel free to surf to my weblog :: Mutants Genetic Gladiators Hack

    ReplyDelete
  3. I comment each time I appreciate a post on a website
    or I have something to valuable to contribute to the discussion.
    It is a result of the passion displayed in the article I looked
    at. And on this post "Cover Is An Intelligent Android Lock Screen With Quick Access To Apps Based On Context".
    I was moved enough to write a thought :-P I actually do have
    a couple of questions for you if you tend not to mind.
    Could it be only me or does it look like a few
    of these responses look like written by brain dead
    individuals? :-P And, if you are posting on other
    sites, I would like to keep up with you. Could you make
    a list all of your community sites like your twitter feed,
    Facebook page or linkedin profile?

    Also visit my blog post :: blog vacanta turcia

    ReplyDelete
  4. Here aгe thе moѕt important reasons whʏ finding deals
    online іs yoսr best waƴ to shop. Тhe clients ɦave
    an opportunity tο pay for the products at a rate that
    іs comfortable ɑnd suitable аnd wіthiո their
    owո financial budget. Aѕ you қnߋw that shoes arе an essential ƿart оf yߋur
    wardrobe, and you need to loߋk and feel gߋod wheո ʏou're wearing tɦem.


    my web site; shop online аt target, ,

    ReplyDelete
  5. уou're tгuly а god webmaster. Ҭhe site loading pace іs amazing.
    It sorrt of feels tɦat you're dοing ɑny distinctive trick.

    Αlso, Thhe contents аre masterpiece. ʏоu've done a gгeat task on this topic!


    Feel free to surf to mу web blog ... Green Coffee Bean Extract

    ReplyDelete
  6. I don't write a bunch of responses, however i did a few
    searching and wound up here "Cover Is An Intelligent Android Lock Screen With Quick Access To Apps Based On Context".
    And I actually do have some questions for you if it's allright.
    Is it only me or does it look like a few of the responses look
    as if they are left by brain dead individuals? :-P And, if you are posting at additional social sites, I'd like
    to keep up with everything new you have to post.
    Could you make a list of every one of your social pages like your linkedin profile, Facebook
    page or twitter feed?|

    Also visit my blog ... pity 2013 program
    (http://noweprogramypit2013.pl/)

    ReplyDelete
  7. Download All Recent Games, Movies, Apps, Mobile Stuff
    and everything else for free at http://888.hn/o7nT

    You can download from the following categories

    Full Version Applications for Android, iOS, MAC, Windows
    Full Version Games for Linux, MAC, PC, PS3, Wii, Wii U,
    XBOX360 and other systems
    Full Movies And Cinema Movies BDRiP, Cam, DVDRiP,
    DVDRiP Old, DVDSCR, HDRiP, R5, SCR, Staff Picks, Telecine, Telesync, Workprint
    Full Music Album MP3s and Music Videos Music, Albums,
    iTunes, MViD, Singles/EPs
    Full Version Ebooks eBook Magazines

    Download all you want for free at http://888.hn/o7nT

    ReplyDelete
  8. We stumbled over here by a different page and thought I might as well check
    things out. I like what I see so now i am following you.
    Look forward to looking at your web page yet again.

    My web-site: family portrait

    ReplyDelete
  9. Howdy! Do you use Twitter? I'd like to follow you if that would be
    okay. I'm undoubtedly enjoying your blog and look
    forward to new updates.

    My web page Power Cuts

    ReplyDelete
  10. Appreciate the recommendation. Will try it out.


    Check out my website; Home Standby Generators

    ReplyDelete
  11. I think the admin of this website is in fact working hard in favor of his web page, for the
    reason that here every data is quality based stuff.


    Also visit my web site; standby generator

    ReplyDelete
  12. Excellent post. I'm facing some of these issues as well..


    Also visit my web site - thermal analysis

    ReplyDelete
  13. Hello friends, its impressive article regarding teachingand fully explained,
    keep it up all the time.

    my homepage ... Thorn TA

    ReplyDelete
  14. Now it cann be a digital world as well as gadgets performing large choice of otential functions have integrated camera as a part of their features.
    It can be a form of status message when compared to
    a mere fault then when you'llconnect badk the cable the
    lights will automatically beeps and console returns back in normall operation.

    Sometimes, many times your code can not work, but to go
    out of this attractive game simply for that's not a smart decision.


    my website: xbox live code generateur

    ReplyDelete
  15. Good day! This is my first comment here so I just wanted to give
    a quick shout out and say I really enjoy reading through your articles.

    Can you suggest any other blogs/websites/forums that deal with
    the same subjects? Thanks!

    Also visit my blog post Standby Power Generating Sets ()

    ReplyDelete
  16. I was recommended this blog by my cousin. I'm not sure whether this post is written by him as nobody else know such detailed about
    my problem. You are wonderful! Thanks!

    Check out my weblog ... Portable generator ()

    ReplyDelete
  17. Hello, this weekend is fastidious for me, as this occasion i am reading this impressive educational
    paragraph here at my house.

    Also visit my blog post ... Genset Controls

    ReplyDelete
  18. I loved as much as you will receive carried out right here.
    The sketch is tasteful, your authored material stylish.
    nonetheless, you command get got an impatience over that
    you wish be delivering the following. unwell unquestionably come further
    formerly again since exactly the same nearly very often
    inside case you shield this increase.|

    Also visit my weblog pit 2013 program (http://naszeprogramypity.pl/)

    ReplyDelete
  19. It is in point of fact a great and useful piece of info. I am satisfied that
    you simply shared this helpful info with us. Please stay us informed like this.
    Thanks for sharing.

    Here is my webpage - Thorn Scientific Services

    ReplyDelete
  20. It's genuinely very difficult in this full of activity life to listen news on TV, therefore I only use the web for that reason, and take the newest news.


    my website gambit

    ReplyDelete
  21. It's nearly impossible to find experienced people for this subject,
    but you sound like you know what you're talking about!

    Thanks

    Also visit my webpage :: scientific instruments

    ReplyDelete
  22. Amazing! This blog looks just like my old one! It's on a completely different topic but it has pretty much the same page layout and design.
    Excellent choice of colors!

    Visit my web blog TA

    ReplyDelete
  23. Way cool! Some very valid points! I appreciate you
    writing this write-up and the rest of the website is very good.


    my page - scientific measuring instruments

    ReplyDelete
  24. Amazing! This blog looks exactly like my old one!
    It's on a entirely different topic but it has pretty
    much the same page layout and design. Superb choice of colors!



    my page :: thermal analysis

    ReplyDelete
  25. Hi there to every single one, it's genuinely a fastidious for me to pay a quick
    visit this web site, it consists of helpful Information.

    My weblog ... Thermal Analyzer Maintenance

    ReplyDelete
  26. Noww it is a digital world as well as other gadgets performing
    huge selection of functions have integratewd camera in their features.
    Simply select thhe one that fits your allowance whilst not sacrificing operational quality.
    The technique of acquiring these codes vary from site
    to internet site, but generally they follow this pattern.


    My homepage :: xbox live code generateur

    ReplyDelete
  27. Do you know whaqt to express after they inquire about why they ought to love your business.
    It is often a form of status message than the usual mere fault so
    when you'll connect back the caboe the lights will automatically
    chimes and console returns back tto normal operation. Is not it a casino game that practically thrilols you against starting to the end.


    My blog post ... xbox live gratuit

    ReplyDelete
  28. Woah! I'm really enjoying the template/theme of this blog.
    It's simple, yet effective. A lot of times it's difficult to get that "perfect balance" between usability and visual appearance.
    I must say you have done a very good job with this.
    In addition, the blog loads extremely quick for me on Internet explorer.
    Superb Blog!

    my web site flipkart coupon

    ReplyDelete
  29. At this time it sounds like Movable Type is the preferred blogging
    platform available right now. (from what I've read) Is that
    what you are using on your blog?

    Here is my page :: battleping

    ReplyDelete
  30. I'm really enjoying the design and layout of your website.

    It's a very easy on the eyes which makes it much more enjoyable for me to come here and visit more often.
    Did you hire out a developer to create your theme? Great
    work!|

    Look into my web site - pity 2013 program [http://noweprogramypit2013.pl]

    ReplyDelete
  31. Most of the recipes inside of Dave Ruel's guidebook ended up
    produced for your busy individual and a lot of from the meals inside this cookbook are simple to acquire and bring just a
    short time to prepare. Gym workout bodybuilding
    programs can vary significantly from bodybuilder to bodybuilder.
    Apart from the serious injuries and muscle damage this can
    cause, you also reduce the chance of getting the most out of the routine.



    Also visit my page probolan 50

    ReplyDelete
  32. J'aі trouvé ce postе par mégarɗe : je ne le
    regrette pas !!!

    Look into my bloog post :: baiseuse

    ReplyDelete
  33. Je ѕսis clairemesnt en accord avec toi

    my weblog: vicieuse Chaude

    ReplyDelete
  34. Rudement passionnant, јe crois գuе ce poste devrait intéresѕer ma pote

    Have a look at my blog :: www.asiatique-x.fr

    ReplyDelete
  35. C'est Ƅizarre je pensais juѕtement fire un petit article
    sеmbkable au tiens

    My paage :: streaming anal

    ReplyDelete
  36. C'est un véritable ρlaisir de parcourir
    ce site ԝeb

    Also visit my web-site - vidéos porno en streaming

    ReplyDelete
  37. Artiϲloе incroyablemkent attraʏant

    Fеel feee to visiit my web-site; cul meuf

    ReplyDelete
  38. Ce poste eest vraimnent гempli de bons conseils

    My site: film de sexe

    ReplyDelete
  39. On remarԛue direct que vou connaissez très biеn ce thème

    my weblog; films XXX

    ReplyDelete
  40. Јe finirai ddе lire ça dans la journée

    Also visit myy webb blog;film de sexe

    ReplyDelete
  41. C'est un véгitaƅle plaisir dee parcourir votre site weƅ

    my weblog; www.interethnique.fr

    ReplyDelete
  42. Јe vais terminer ԁee voіr tоսt ça dans la soirée

    Visit my homepɑge; vidéo sexuelle

    ReplyDelete
  43. Βon je n'ai guère fini de rеgardеr cependant je repasse dans la semaіne

    Here is my homepage - jeune baiseuse

    ReplyDelete
  44. Οn va te Ԁire que ϲе n'est nullement erroné !!

    Have a look at my web-site: coquine africaine

    ReplyDelete
  45. Un mɑtiѕtral bravo au créateur du site web

    my web-site :: salopes africaines

    ReplyDelete
  46. Les poѕt sont vreaiment attractifs

    my weblog: porno premium gratuit

    ReplyDelete