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(computer science) a moving design that appears on a computer screen when there has been no input for a specified period of time

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The move away from screensavers to lock screen features brings me to the question: Will we just use touch-screen devices only, for the rest of time?
Amazon's own website says: "Special offers and sponsored screensavers display when your device is in sleep mode."
Tell him if he wants to use it as a screensaver, then fine, but ask him to take it off the wall.
The FreeMo App is a screensaver app that displays full-screen, high quality advertisements and local deals on users' lock screens when the phone is locked.
In the months after Miss King took on the job, Miss Derwich reportedly made 'obscene' gestures behind her former friend's back, before changing her screensaver from a 'Happy Birthday' message to a photo of a witch.
By running a screensaver on an inactive monitor, either with a hotkey or automatically after that display has not been used for a while (i.e., there was no mouse or program activity), a user can resolve a number of tasks that barely have a solution under vanilla Windows 7 or 8.
The screensaver features animated moments related to Zeiss products and the brand, aiming to attract attention and possibly become a conversation trigger between dispensing opticians and patients.
[USPRwire, Mon Jun 27 2011] Blumentals Software, a leading provider of screensaver development solutions, announces the release and immediate availability of Screensaver Factory 6.0 - the latest version of its powerful screensaver development software that enables users to create stunning professional screensavers within minutes.
For now, a screensaver that adapts to the environment - such as orientation, temperature, sound - to deliver a live/active "Chameleon-like screensaver" experience, is an example application of the patent.
LONDON, May 28 -- A British court Thursday found one man and a 15-year old boy who used a photograph of a family's burnt-out house, as his screensaver, guilty of murdering two sisters.
Let's just say that if the wife and family weren't on my screensaver...
In a scuffle between the pair Hannah, from Mansfield Woodhouse, left his mobile phone, with a screensaver photo of himself, behind.
Netpresenter, a provider of communication software, is launching Netpresenter EasyBroadcast, a free hosted professional digital signage, PC desktop and screensaver solution.
SETIhome began years ago, taking the form of a screensaver that people could download and install on their home computers.
The 16-year-old launched his first business aged 12 offering free screensaver downloads for mobile phones.