Smoke Play Beta – Live WallPaper For Android
Fans of Live Wallpaper might be interested to check out XDA forum member Juan Kerr‘s second app in the Android Market.
Smoke Play is a fluid solver driven Live Wallpaper and a stand-alone app – the effect is a simple but satisfying dynamic smoke.
Feature include multitouch, and a settings scene for configuring the level of smoke detail. The app is currently in beta and the devs ideas for future features include:
- upping the iterations on the fluid solver for more powerful phones
- define some cool pre-sets
- coloured smoke that mixes
- continuous auto-sources of smoke objects (draw shapes) in the path of the smoke
- calculated objects field from the home screen icons (smoke collides with your icons)
- an auto-config activity which scales the detail up or down to optimise quality on all phones
For more information, check out the application thread
. Smoke Play beta is available to download free in the Market.
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