Originally Posted by shmn
I didn't like at first due to the same reason you state. But after a couple of days I saw the benefit of it. It allows you turn the screen on without using the on/off button. ....I also use a "Screen Off" widget so I can turn the screen off by pressing the widget ....
Am I missing something? My phone screen immediately goes blank if I just cover it, either by closing the cover on my flip case or by turning the phone face down. Much less hassle than a screen-blank app or widget, and it wakes back up immediately when I uncover the screen.