mic_888 · Aug 30, 2010 at 03:00 am

WiMAX SMS Notifier for EVO 4G Released

There have been many requests on the XDA forums for the bottom key LEDs on the HTC EVO 4G to flash for alerts such as SMS notification.

XDA forum member bludragon742 took on the project at the beginning of August and after listening to XDA members thoughts and ideas on how best to make the app work, has now released the first version of his WiMAX Notifier app!

The notifier app gives the options of a number of colours for the LED, and currently works only for SMS notifications.  The dev mentions that future versions will handle MMS, Voicemail, missed calls and more.  Currently, the app requires root privileges but bludragon742 has stated that in future, WiMAX Notifier will work on non-rooted devices.

For more information and to download the apk, visit the application thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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