HipLogic Launches *Spark – 'Android Home Screen Customization App'
Another home screen customization application has reached Android Market. HipLogic today announced ‘*Spark’, which updates content and social streams via real-time push notifications delivered directly to the Home screen in a clean and organized format.
‘*Spark’ comes with four modules immediately customize your home screen experience.
* Weather Module – Geo-aware module that displays current temperatures and extended forecasts for multiple cities
* Headlines Module – Real-time streaming of breaking news, sports, finance, entertainment, etc. Users can click to read the full story or share via Twitter, Facebook or SMS
* Status Module – Makes it dead simple to update Twitter and Facebook status, individually or simultaneously, directly from the Home screen
* Stay connected with *Spark’s Twitter and Facebook Social Streams Module, delivering real-time Facebook and Twitter streams to the Home screen
“*Spark is like the love child between the iPhone’s intuitive interface and the powerful, personalized, multi-tasking engine of Android,” said Mark Anderson, CEO, HipLogic. “*Spark is a geo-aware, socially integrated, interactive interface for your Smartphone. *Spark’s News, Social, Weather, Sports, Entertainment, Alerts & Other Programming is rich, active and ever expanding. You can turn on or off what you like, re-arrange your modules, add feeds and discover new content all from your phone’s Home screen.”
The *Spark beta is available for free download via Android Market