Tag "widget"

Beyond Playing And Streaming, 10 Android Utilities For The Music Addict



A couple of weeks ago, I shared with you a selection of lesser known music players for locally stored media that had some special powers and functions. However, playback and streaming aren't the only functions a music aficionado looks for, especially when your favorite app sometimes lacks a certain functionality. So how do you fill this void, or how do you improve on your basic music listening experience? Here are 10 utilities that can be used in conjunction with your preferred music apps to complement them. Read MoreBeyond Playing And Streaming, 10 Android Utilities For The…
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Google Search’s New Mortgage Calculator Can Help You Plan Beyond The Down Payment



The information you get from Google searches isn't always as reliable as it sounds, but when it comes to simple math, you can bet the search engine is giving you more accurate information. Now Google is turning things up a notch by tossing a calculator widget into your search results to help plan out your mortgage and other loans. To get the loan widget to appear, search for terms along the lines of "interest," "loan," or "mortgage" calculator. Read MoreGoogle Search's New Mortgage Calculator Can Help You Plan Beyond The Down Payment was written by the awesome…
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Google Dropped The Homescreen Widget In YouTube Version 5.10.1.5, Because None Of You Were Using It [APK Download]


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According to Google, approximately one out of every two hundred Android users reading this post actually placed the built-in YouTube app widget on their homescreen. That's not really surprising: the one that has been a part of the YouTube Android app for years isn't all that useful, it just grabs a handful of videos that the search algorithm thinks you might be interested in and plops them down in a stacked list. Google Dropped The Homescreen Widget In YouTube Version 5.10.1.5, Because None Of You Were Using It [APK Download] was written by the awesome…
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Google’s News & Weather App, AKA The ‘Genie Widget’ Gets A Massive 2.0 Update And A Full Play Store Release [APK Download]



Google's News & Weather app, AKA the "Genie" widget (after the APK name), has been more or less unchanged for years. The app comes with Nexus devices and some other relatively stock Android hardware, but aside from a few visual touches, the feed-based news and weather widget has been basically unchanged. Google has finally broken the app onto the Play Store for independent updates. The 2.0 release, years in the making, is now available for most 4.0+ devices. Google's News & Weather App, AKA The 'Genie Widget' Gets A Massive 2.0 Update And A Full…
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Application – Widget – Honeycomb Clock


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DroidPirate's Description: Awesome clock widget not only is it just a honeycomb clock, but there are tons of themes you can choose from. It also looks very easy for users to create and design there own themes for this clock widget. I saw a ton of users requesting honeycomb items, so I thought it was only right. I love the look of the 2nd screen shot above; using this currently right now on my device.          Above is a screen shot showing you a few of the themes you can easily slide through and choose…
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App Theme – Widget – Google Voice (Smoked)


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Installation Instructions: If Google Voice is already installed on your device you must uninstall it first. After you have uninstalled the applications reboot your device. Install this version as you would with any Third party application. Click here for our detailed how-to on installing Third Party Apps About Application Theme: This App Theme will skin your Google Voice widget, if you are running a black background the widget will look transparent if you are running a lighter background the widget will looked smoked. This App Theme contains (2) Smoked / Transparent widgets - Google Voice…
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App Theme – Widget – Google Search (Smoked)


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Installation Instructions: If Google Search is already installed on your device you must uninstall it first. After you have uninstalled the applications reboot your device. Install this version as you would with any Third party application. Click here for our detailed how-to on installing Third Party Apps About Application Theme: This App Theme will skin your Google Search widget, if you are running a black background the widget will look transparent if you are running a lighter background the widget will looked smoked. Download Links:Download via DroidPirate.com
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App Theme – Widget – News & Weather (Smoked)


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Installation Instructions: You have to uninstall the existing News & Weather application off of your device on my Droid X, I had to open up my file manager program (RootExplorer) ~ Mount the system as "Read & Write", navigate to the directory "System/App". Look for the application ("com.genie.apk") I forgot the full name or check for ("newsweather.apk"). Long press on the application name and choose "Delete". Next Reboot your device and install this version. After you have uninstalled the applications reboot your device. Install this version as you would with any Third party application. Click…
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App Theme – Widget – Engadget v1.0.6 (Smoked)


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Installation Instructions: If My6Sense is already installed on your device you must uninstall it first. After you have uninstalled the applications reboot your device. Install this version as you would with any Third party application. Click here for our detailed how-to on installing Third Party Apps About Application Theme: This App Theme will skin your Engadget ver 1.0.6 widget, if you are running a black background the widget will look transparent if you are running a lighter background the widget will looked smoked. For those who do not know about Engadget this is a application…
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App Theme – Widget – DroidStats v3.1.0 (Smoked)


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Installation Instructions: If My6Sense is already installed on your device you must uninstall it first. After you have uninstalled the applications reboot your device. Install this version as you would with any Third party application. Click here for our detailed how-to on installing Third Party Apps About Application Theme: This App Theme will skin your DroidStats v3.1.0 widget, if you are running a black background the widget will look transparent if you are running a lighter background the widget will looked smoked. For those who do not know about DroidStats this is a widget that…
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