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  • Flow Home: Re-imagining the Android home screen

    It’s been done a couple of times before, but most people tend to go back to the old tap-your-icon-and-swipe-to move home screen. Flow Home is a different proposition altogether. It takes the things you usually want to check on

    December 8, 2014 • Views: 958

  • Jolla rolls out Angry Birds Stella Launcher

    It's been months since the Angry Birds Stella game was released by Rovio and it seems pretty Stella is becoming more popular now that it has a dedicated app to show off more Angry Birds stuff like wallpapers, ringtones, and

    November 21, 2014 • Views: 985

  • Nokia Z Launcher for Android now on Google Play

    Hey, did you know Nokia is getting some more Android lovin’? Actually, it’s more like the other way around: Android is getting a lot of Nokia stuff these days. Nokia may not be getting back into the handset business and will

    November 19, 2014 • Views: 670

  • Sloth Launcher triggers what you need when you need it

    No, the Sloth Launcher is not an app that will give you an adorable (or scary) mammal or will force you to move when all you want to do is laze around. It is actually a launcher that helps trigger actions or apps that you would

    November 11, 2014 • Views: 475

  • Apex Launcher update: Material Design tweaks, Lollipop drawer

    One of the joys of having an Android device is being able to tweak how you use your device by using different customizable apps. App launchers are popular with those who are fond of these personalized touches. And even before the

    October 28, 2014 • Views: 1047

  • ZERO: the launcher that feels like it’s barely there

    There are literally dozens of Android launchers and home screen replacements, each one vying for your attention or your money or both. Some compete on a wealth of features while others go for utter simplicity. Some try to go the

    October 28, 2014 • Views: 4206

  • Chainfire unleashes Sideload Launcher for Android TV

    The Android TV platform is yet to have a formal launch but already we're seeing surging interest and activity around it, which is always good for a nascent platform. First there is that unofficial port that will let you install

    October 23, 2014 • Views: 1052

  • Nova Launcher adapts Lollipop design in latest update

    Even before the official announcement of Android Lollipop (actually, even before we knew it was a lollipop), we expected to see most of the apps adapt its Material Design and several other features before its official launch in

    October 23, 2014 • Views: 1549

  • SlideUP Launcher development takes an unusual Kickstarter turn

    We've said it before and we'll say it again: Android will never have a dearth of app launchers and homescreen replacements. There are different kinds of different qualities, appealing to different tastes and different needs.

    October 17, 2014 • Views: 672

  • KoalaPhone Launcher gives you bigger, simpler icons

    As apps and smartphone features get more advanced but more complicated, not everyone appreciates the complexities that come with it. Some would like to have their phone display easily the things they actually need and to show

    October 15, 2014 • Views: 423