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Try Heads Up Notifications on Your Device with Xposed

A couple of days ago, we talked about GravityBox receiving an update. One of the new features introduced in the update was “Heads Up mode,” which was discovered hidden somewhere in KitKat's code. It's a neat way of showing the notification in a floating window, implemented recently into CyanogenMod's nightlies. But if all you want to do is try out...

XDA Xposed Tuesday: Knock Code for AOSP and Sense ROMs – XDA Developer TV

LG's KnockOn has been very popular on recent LG devices. This feature was then expanded on their latest device, the LG G3. Originally introduced on the G3, Knock Code then allows you to unlock with a knock pattern. But here at XDA, we don’t like features being device-specific, so we work on replicating the idea on other devices.In this episode of...

XDA Xposed Tuesday: ‘Ok Google’ for 3rd Party Launchers – XDA Developer TV

"Ok Google, write my article for me." Well I guess it was worth a try. Users on the Google Experience Launcher have now gotten used to being able to say "OK Google" to launch Google Voice Search. Wouldn't it be nice to have this functionality on third party launchers?In this episode of XDA Xposed Tuesday,...

Secure Your Device with a Knock Code Using Xposed

Just a few hours ago, we talked about an Xposed module that lets users control their wake gestures when used in conjunction with a compatible kernel. This wake gesture functionality most resembles HTC's Motion Launch, which lets users wake their devices and launch various apps using simple gestures.What if instead of launching applications using gestures, you'd like...

Add “OK Google” to Third Party Launchers with Xposed

One of the most useful features introduced alongside the Moto X was the “OK Google” hotword functionality. This was then brought to the Google Nexus 5, and later other Nexus devices, by way of the Google Experience Launcher. For the few who are unfamiliar, this feature allows you to issue certain commands entirely by voice. The Google Experience Launcher...

XDA Xposed Tuesday: Call Blocker – XDA Developer TV

In today’s modern world, your number gets in people’s hands, even if you are very careful. Well-meaning friends give your number to an insurance salesman. Or you ex can’t get over that fact that you left him or her and won’t stop calling. No matter how hard you try, eventually you are going to want...

XDA Xposed Tuesday: Xposed LED Control – XDA Developer TV

A lot of phones have a notification LED that blinks when you receive a notification. Sometimes, you can see that certain applications change the color of the LED notification light, but what if you want to customize that and know at a glance from the color of your LED notification what type of notification you...

Xposed Module: Preference Injector

XDA Recognized Developer rovo89's Xposed framework has been on every root user's mouth for the last year or so. This revolutionary tool for customizing Android without actually touching the ROM itself has been a heaven sent tool for modders out there to share what they can do with their knowledge, without having to actually cook...

Scroll to the Top by Tapping Your Statusbar

Here at XDA Developers, we've written about many topics. However, one particular topic has become extremely popular. Of course, I'm talking about the Xposed Framework by XDA Recognized Developer rovo89. With Xposed, you can customize almost every element in Android---and I dare you to question the word "almost."One of the most popular Xposed developers around, XDA...

Full Screen Your Apps on KitKat with Immerse Me

Expanded Desktop, also known as Immersive Mode, is one of the coolest features available in CyanogenMod and other custom ROMs. For those unfamiliar, it is essentially full-screen mode, where the menu and status bar are hidden and appear when you pull your finger from top of the screen vertically. Many of you can't have (blame manufacturers...

Make the Indeterminate Progress Bar Look More Fluid with Xposed

Recently, we've covered dozens of amazing Xposed modules. This isn't going to change any time soon, as amazing modules are created almost every day, and it's really hard to envision an end of this amazing phenomenon. XDA Senior Member MohammadAG created a module to replace the indeterminate progress bar with a smoother variant. The progress bar...

Build Apps that React to Google Search Using Xposed

Just yesterday, we briefly touched upon a Google Search update that brought the ability to search within apps directly from within Google Search. This update, which is gradually being rolled out to end-user devices, has the potential to make Google Search significantly more powerful. Rather than having to open an application to search within the app,...