Tag Archives: Holo

Twitter Update Fixes “Me” Tab Continuous Loading Bug

Twitter’s recent Holo-inducing UI update for Android was met with both happiness and at least one notable hiccup. with “Me” tab and it’s continuous “loading.” Well, good news as the fine folks at Twitter have seen fit to issue a quick update to “fix ‘Me’ tab loading issues.” Happy happy joy joy. Twitter’s newly redesign Holo-ui was a good step in the… Read more

Tweet Lanes Goes Open Source, Calls For Help

Tweet Lanes was a fantastic concept on what a Holo-themed Twitter app could look like. It also offered a unique take on the reply system, where there was an omnipresent bar with a text field at the bottom and pressing a tweet would add the username to it to reply. However, due to Twitters new 100k user token limit, the developer had to let the project… Read more

Pandora for Android Updated With New UI, Lyrics

Pandora, an app I know many people use, has gotten a pretty big update. First and foremost, you’ll notice that the UI is radically different. It has a new blue theme that takes inspiration from the holo UI Google has been pushing so hard. Strange that they recolored it, but it still looks good. Other than that, you get song lyrics for songs, along with… Read more

Timer is a Simple Holo-Themed Countdown Clock [Video]

Timer is one of my favorite new Android utilities. Not only is it functionally solid, but it’s beautifully themed complies with Android’s design guidelines as well. Well done! Say you do laundry every week and know that it takes 45 minutes in the washer and 1 hour in the dryer before it’s done. You can save an individual timer for each of these… Read more

Calculations for Android [Video]

Calculations 4.0 is everything the calculator in Android 4.0 should have been. It’s a 5-in-one multitool for your ICS device and utilizes the “Holo” theme that we love to see in new apps. Enjoy the video and full review! Calculator This is an enhancement of the stock ICS calculator application. The T-9 number pad on the bottom is complimented by a… Read more

Boid Alpha for Android Review [Video]

Boid is a free Holo themed Twitter app for Android 4.0 and above. Holo, if you aren’t familiar, is the visual scheme of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. This incorporates swiping left and right between tabs, the dark and light themes the action bar at the bottom of the app and more. I’m a fan! It’s missing a few critical features right now, but it’s in Alpha… Read more