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HD Widgets 3.0 adds new UI, theme packs, and more customization for $0.99

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Popular clock and weather widget pack HD Widgets has been treated to a beautiful new upgrade. HD Widgets 3.0 has been updated to have an Ice Cream Sandwich style updater that makes it much easier to style your hom…

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TSF UI looks an awful lot like TAT Home, the lost 3D launcher from The Astonishing Tribe

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A few minutes ago while making my rounds on Google+, I came across a video of TSF UI, a new Android home screen launcher with a high-powered 3D UI. The launcher relies heavily on animation, widgets, and flair to dr…

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Android Apps Alert #72: Free Calls & Footballs

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A labeling snafu led to a false start last week, but this is the 72nd edition of Android Apps Alert. Androinica.com checks the Android Market each week to enhance your Android experience, then we pick some of the…

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LauncherPro Plus widget skins are beautiful. Here’s how to set them up.

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Launcher Pro Plus recently added the ability to “skin” its widgets. The popular Android homescreen replacement app was already great because it allowed users to customize their dock icons and b…

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Android Apps Alert #56: 3 billion served edition

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How many apps have been downloaded from the Android Market? I use to ask that question until Google shed some light on the answer earlier this week – more than 3 billion. That’s a whole lot of apps to p…

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Bring Tron Legacy to your Android homescreen with themes and wallpapers

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Tron is one of the quintessential geek films of history, and history is about to repeat itself when Tron Legacy debuts in theaters December 17. And while you might be too busy playing with your new Nexus S to care a…

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NetFront Life Screen rotates your home screen [App Reviews]

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Need a new home screen replacement app for your Android device? There are the obvious names like ADW Launcher, Launcher Pro Plus, and Open Home, but you may want something completely different from what you hav…

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Grab a free LauncherPro Icons and Docks license while you can [CONTESTS]

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UPDATE: We’ve reached our cap for this contest. Winners will be notified soon. LauncherPro is one of many Android homescreen replacement apps, and we’ve covered it frequently because it’…

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SmartShortcuts makes a smarter, more organized home screen [App Reviews]

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An Android home screen can become so packed that users often have to turn to folders to organize the jumbled screen. However, there’s a better way to gain control of your phone and organize the many items that pop…

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dxTop brings feature-rich homescreen customization to an Android near you [App Reviews]

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There are plenty of home replacements on the Android market today, all promising the same things; more features, smaller packages, and faster, better performance. Today we are going to take a look at a popular…

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LauncherPro Plus takes Sense UI imitation to next step

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LauncherPro is one of Android’s most-popular apps, joining the ranks of the 250,000+ download club. The homescreen replacement app now has a Plus version that could bring that popularity further than…

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Android tips: use long press to discover app widgets and shortcuts

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Android tips: use long press to discover app widgets and shortcuts

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Widgets are always available for download in the Android Market, but many of the “regular” apps that you download come with built-in widgets. I’ve been getting several questions from new…

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Don’t like the Android Calendar widget? Get a “Pure” one

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Don’t like the Android Calendar widget? Get a “Pure” one

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Google Calendar is great on the web and on Android. On the homescreen? Not good enough for some people. The widget is limited to a small portion of the screen and a smaller list of events, which simply doesn’…

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The Android Intelligent Home Screen concept: yay or nay?

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The Android Intelligent Home Screen concept: yay or nay?

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How’d you like to make your Android homescreen a little friendlier to business and personal distinction? Maybe you’re a Windows Mobile or BlackBerry convert who actually prefers the organizat…

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Android users can make Pre-like gestures with Open Gesture Pro home screen app

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Android users can make Pre-like gestures with Open Gesture Pro home screen app

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Android home screen replacement app Open Gesture Pro has been added to the Android Market, debuting what is arguably the most shortcut-friendly home screen app available to Android. There’s already a…

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