Android Authority newsletter

The best way to stay connected to the Android pulse. Our main newsletter is the Android Weekly which is sent every Sunday and contains all the top Android news, reviews and features from the past week.

The best way to stay connected to the Android pulse.

100% Privacy, No Spam Policy: We value privacy and your email address will be 100% secure. We hate spam just like you do and will never send you too much email, nor will we ever share your information with anyone.

HTC U11 Edge Sense: what can it do?

by Lanh Nguyen 6 hours ago8 comments

The $550 mirrorless camera versus the flagships: Is it a waste of money?

by John Velasco 1 day ago31 comments

Sony consolidating its flagships is probably for the best

by Robert Triggs 3 hours ago6 comments

Andy Rubin’s Essential teases a big announcement for May 30

by Jimmy Westenberg 6 hours ago5 comments
939 articles

10 best security apps for Android

Tired of looking for security apps and seeing antivirus app listings? In this roundup, we have the best security apps that puts the power in your hands.
by Joe HindyApril 8, 201728

15 best Android lock screen apps and lock screen replacement apps

We see our lock screens arguably more than any other part of our device. If you're getting bored with your lock screen, check out these lock screen apps!
by Joe HindyJanuary 9, 201783

Microsoft Next Lock Screen gets improved security, better resource management, and more

Microsoft's Next Lock Screen has served as a very slick and effective lock screen replacement, and it just got even better in this most recent update.
by John DyeMay 26, 201613

System info and one click actions from the Lollipop lock screen using Tasker – Android customization

As we finish up our look at the Lollipop lock screen, we use Tasker in this weeks Android customization to place system info and one-click to any action on the lock screen.
by Jonathan FeistJune 4, 20151
 
 

Lock screen widgets on Android Lollipop – Android customization

Lock screen widgets were introduced in Android 4.2, but near completely removed in Android 5.0 Lollipop. This Android customization looks at getting them back.
by Jonathan FeistMay 28, 20159

Enjoy some classic art on your lock screen with Muse Art Lock Screen

There's nothing quite like looking at some classic art every time you turn on your device and with Muse Art Lock Screen, you can do just that. Check it out!
by App SpotlightMay 12, 201514

AcDisplay hits version 3.0, adds Lollipop support and more

AcDisplay, a popular open-source notification based lockscreen replacement, has been updated to v3.0, offering initial Lollipop support and a host of bug fixes.
by Robert TriggsJanuary 14, 20151

Help a stranger return your lost Android device, place contact info on your lock screen

Placing your basic contact info on your Android device lock screen is a great way to help a stranger return your misplaced device. Let's take a quick look at how that is done.
by Jonathan FeistNovember 23, 201457

NotifWidget puts your notifications on the home screen, lock screen, and DayDream

NotifWidget is a new application that lets you check your notifications on your home screen, lock screen, and you can even use it over DayDream!
by Joe HindyOctober 13, 20148

HTC Lock Screen from Sense 6 is now in the Google Play Store

The HTC Lock Screen from Sense 6 is now available as a standalone app in the Google Play Store. HTC Lock Screen brings the best of HTC to your device, with quick access to your favorite ...
by Jonathan FeistSeptember 12, 20147
Load More
End of the line!