Nov 2, 2018
If you have a iPhone you can control your HearPhones by adding them to your widgets! This will allow full control on your first screen. In addition you can see your battery status by adding batteries to your widgets list.
Jan 3, 2019
This isn't just an iPhone tip -- the Android version also has a widget. Long-touch on a blank part of one of your home screens, then tap "widgets", scroll down to find the Bose Hear widget, touch-and-hold, drag to the desired place on your home screen, then release to drop it there.