You probably already know what you want to do when you grab your phone. More than likely, you're either going to make a call, send a text, or open an app. So why can't you just do that right from your Samsung Galaxy S3's lock screen?
Instead of entering in your passcode or pattern, swiping through your home screen, or searching in your app drawer, I'll show you how to launch your most frequently used apps and widgets right from a custom lock screen—with the added benefit of having a more secure pattern lock.
Step 1: Install LockScreen Free
Download the LockScreen Free app by the... more