Motorola’s upcoming Skip will help track your missing phone and lost keys

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Just in time for the launch of its Moto X successor, Motorola also seems to be preparing a new revision of Skip. The tiny accessory first debuted last year alongside the Moto X and, with the help of NFC, let owners bypass the phone’s lockscreen entirely and “skip” the monotonous task of thumbing in a passcode or pattern. This year, it looks like Motorola is aiming to make Skip a bit more useful so it won’t become a forgotten toss-in like its predecessor.

According to new filings at the FCC (first spotted by Droid Life), the second-gen Skip will quickly get you right to your phone’s home screen whenever the two devices are in close proximity — just like the first model. But this one will also help you find a misplaced phone….

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