In This Chapter
Adding or changing a screen lock
Setting a secure screen lock
Exploring unusual screen locks
Setting Lock screen notifications
Locating your lost phone
Erasing your phone’s data
As more and more of your life is surrendered to the digital realm, the topic of security grows in importance. This concern extends directly to your phone, which is often home to your email, social networking, and other online accounts — including, potentially, your files and financial information. Don’t take phone security lightly.
The first line of defense for your Android phone is the screen lock. It can be simple, it can be complex, or it can be nonexistent. The choice is up to you.
All screen locks on your phone are ...