Ben Elliott · Feb 2, 2011 at 12:00 am

Get the Honeycomb Clock Widget on your Phone

The announcement of the latest version of Android, Honeycomb (exclusively for tablets), has brought with it a completely redesigned UI for the operating system. To fit with the sleeker interface, Google redesigned their stock homescreen widgets, including the clock widget that is arguably essential to any mobile device.

All of this excitement about the impending Xoom Honeycomb tablet, as demonstrated by Google at CES, has fuelled developers to give our regular phones’ homescreens a touch of the same styling. This is why XDA member nemuro has been inspired to create a Honeycomb skin for the free One More Clock widget, which should work on almost any Android device.

The skin very closely reproduces the original widget, but only works with a specific version of One More Clock. Find the download links and installation instructions in the original thread.


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ben_duder is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Hi! My name's Ben, and I'm proud to be one of the news writers at xda-developers. I live near London and have spent the last ten years wasting all the money I get my hands on on new gadgets with which to fulfil my technolust. I first got into HTC phones when I found a Lobster 700TV (the HTC Monet) at a very good price, and I'm ashamed to say that I couldn't have cared less about what operating system the phone was running as long as I could watch The Simpsons on the bus. As fellow Monet owners might know, the 'TV' part of the phone's alternate title was somewhat deceiving and was completely abandoned by the service providers in England. However, by then I had already fallen in love with the freedom Windows Mobile had given me. After the Monet came a Universal, with a Touch Pro following that. I've just bought a G1 (yeah, I know, get with the times!) because I'm really interested in Android as a budding operating system and don't think I could ever cope with a 'dumbphone' now that I know what's on offer. Although I haven't contributed much to the site in terms of programming or cooking help, I hope that I can give a bit back by letting you guys know what's new through my articles. If you have any questions, suggestions or complaints about those articles, feel free to get in touch with me via PM using the URL above. View ben_duder's posts and articles here.
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