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….