mic_888 · Aug 9, 2011 at 03:00 am

Generic Widget Lockscreen – Beta Testers Required

If you are a fan of widgets on your Android device, then you might be interested to hear about XDA member FireZenk‘s Generic Widget Lockscreen.

GWL is a new free Lockscreen that focuses on the comprehensive use of widgets on the lockscreen. Additionally, users can develop their own widget that will help unlock the screen and become the ‘GWL unlock button’. GWL also supports existing Android widgets.

The XDA dev has also provided a mini-SDK so that you can design your own release buttons and widgets and is looking for beta testers before officially releasing to the Market.

To sign up and download the beta and to provide feedback, head on over to the application thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news!
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