Hands-On Android

Sep 24th 2020

Hands-On Android 32

Protect Yourself in an Emergency

Hosted by Jason Howell

How Android Can Ensure Your Personal Safety

Although the show is no longer in production, you can enjoy episodes from the TWiT Archives.
Category: Help & How To

There are plenty of ways that Android protects your data and online security, but how can Android help you out in the real world? Jason Howell takes a look at a number of features within Android that reach outside of the device to protect users from disasters, threats, and illness.

  • Emergency info on the lock screen.
  • Adding contact information to the lock screen.
  • Emergency Broadcast Notifications.
  • Sharing location with emergency services.
  • Earthquake alerts.
  • Personal Safety app for Pixel devices.
  • Car crash detection.
  • Safety Check.
  • Emergency Sharing.
  • Exposure Notifications and COVID-19.

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