If you are familiar with Xiaomi, you might have heard that they are not the most compliant when it comes to the General Public License that makes the core of Android open to us. The terms of the GPLv2 state that since the Android kernel is based on the Linux kernel, which is licensed under GPL,v2 Android has to be open-source for everyone to study or modify, and those that modify the Android kernel have to make their sources immediately available for...
ThrottleLauncher 1.0 Released
ThrottleLauncher was well known for being highly customisable, with themes imitating the interface of the iPhone, Android and even TouchFLO3D being released. The 1.0 release builds on this by adding hardware acceleration via OpenGL to make for very slick interface animations. (GDI rendering is still supported for devices that don’t have OpenGL support.)
Originally posted by APBilbo
- Easy to install
- 100% customizable
- Battery and memory friendly
- Widget support
- Kinetic scrolling
- OpenGL powered
- MNG and APNG support
- Weather, stocks, RSS
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