The Android Device Manager, which can be used to track, lock and erase lost or stolen smartphones, now also supports Android Wear smartwatches.
In this week’s Android customization post, we look at how to use Android Device Manager to locate a missing phone, and how it can protect you and your data.
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Google’s new Devices and Activity dashboard grants users additional insight and control over devices that make use of their Google account.
A feature coming in Lollipop will prevent unauthorized factory resets by asking for the user’s Google credentials. If enough devices out there are difficult or impossible to wipe, the incentive for stealing them could go down dramatically.
Google has stepped forward to announce that they will enable device encryption by default in Android L. Taking user security a step beyond remote locate, lock and wipe as can be found now through the Android Device Manager.
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When you lock your phone from Android Device Manager, you can now add a phone number so whoever has your precious device can easily contact you right from the phone.
Google stated that the next version of Android will include a “factory reset protection solution,” in other words, a permanent lock feature that can’t be bypassed with a simple factory reset.
Google is adding a small feature to Android Device Manager, that should make it a tad easier to locate and manage your misplaced device.