Floating Apps? - Other questions?

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by thehitmen, Jan 17, 2010.

  1. thehitmen

    thehitmen Active Member
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    Hi there guys,


    I love Android, coming over from the Iphone i have Tmobile Pulse!

    I love how Android had "Floating Apps" Apps which run on there own in the background, like facebook?

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    Is there anymore apps like this, which can do the same, a Gmail one would be awesome or news feed (RSS)

    Also on my Android i have a big cluttered messy list off apps on one page, looks like this, comes with some games i don't want. How can i get rid of them ?

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    All the best :)
     

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  2. JediJesus

    JediJesus Well-Known Member
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    Those "floating apps" are called widgets. The market is full of them. Just search for gmail widget or something like that.
     
  3. Ziani

    Ziani Well-Known Member
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    Think the only way you can do this is to root your phone.
     
  4. shrink57

    shrink57 Well-Known Member
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    Some of the home replacement programs like PandaHome allow you to hide icons (although you can only delete many native programs with a rooted phone - not for the faint of heart). At least hiding the unused icons does reduce clutter.
     
  5. bajcicak

    bajcicak New Member
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