Noonski · Mar 15, 2010 at 04:20 pm

iPhoneToday Updated to v1.4.9

Since iPhoneToday was picked up by user tronikos, it has been receiving regular updates again. iPhoneToday is a homescreen replacement / application launcher that looks a lot like, yes you guessed it, the iPhone interface.

Originally posted by tronikos

iPhoneToday v1.4.9

  • Fixed degraded quality of images of previous release (image resizing is done by the Windows Imaging API again).
  • Added RoundRect option (for now only in the XML, no dialog yet) to display a black rounded rectangular behind the text (like Android).

iPhoneToday v1.4.8

  • Using LPNG library (an extremely light-weight library – it just adds 6KB) if imaging API fails (mostly helpful for PNDs where imaging API is often missing). This allows now all devices to load and display transparent PNG icons.
  • Huge memory savings compared to v1.3 when AlphaBlend is disabled (32bit icons are now converted to whatever the screen supports, usually 16bit).
  • Fixed text labels being 1-2 pixels left of the center of the icons.
  • Fixed background color of options dialog to be the windows default color for menu backgrounds.
  • Added –keyboard command to show/hide the keyboard.
  • Only for PNDs: added a help button (question mark) on the title bar of the options and icon settings dialogs (next to the OK button) that toggles the appearance of the keyboard.
  • The 3-letter abbreviation of the day of the week is now by default displayed in the language of the user locale.
  • Converted the included pressed icons from gray scale to true color since LPNG only supports loading true color PNG images.
  • Resized the bubble icons.
  • Added a warning that scrolling will be slow when AlphaBlend is enabled on devices that do not natively support it.

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