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Old September 25th, 2013, 11:30 AM   #13 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by jj14x View Post
This is interesting. On the S4, Samsung prevents addition of any lockscreen widgets (when pin/pattern lock is enabled). How does this app get around that?
The Amazon MP3 player gets around it somehow, in a rather odd/annoying way.

If in the program you don't ask for a "lock screen controls" you'll get a small lock screen widget if music is playing, that takes up about the top third of the screen. If you ask for "lock screen controls" you'll get a whole screen lock screen widget which interferes with entering your password if that's what you want to do.
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