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WorldCup2010 Live Wallpaper for Android
To help you join in the World Cup fever on your Android device, XDA forum member shikitou has designed a world cup themed Live Wallpaper for Android. There are two versions available – free and paid. The free version of WorldCup2010 Live Wallpaper supports touch, gravity and acceleration. However, the paid version has a few more features:
- Set all sensors argument
- Choose country fields and ball skins
- Dynamically updating soccer & field picture
- Set dynamic updating frequency
- Set soccer quantity and soccer size
- Real-time score push notification
Requires Android 2.1 (Eclair).
The free version is available to download in the application thread, the paid version is available in the Market.
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