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Hi, So this is my first time posting an app/widget to the forums. After seeing xkcd.com/now, I thought it deserved to be made into a widget that doesn't require internet connection, so I used this project to learn how to make android widgets. T...
Why is it 26MB? It's the way Randall Muroe first coded it. it has to contain 96 pictures and picks one every 15. Kind of a bummer. Here's the source if you're suspicious that it does more than it claims: https://github.com/Shef-/XKCDNowWidget...
Wow, I used PNGGauntlet and it went from 25.6Mb to 18.1. I'll include the optimized png's in the next update.
I added a live wallpaper and the option for DST. It's all part of the same app so that you only need to download the 26mb file once and all resources are shared.
Don't do timezone adaptions. Europe goes into DST in 3 weeks. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5wpm-gesOY I'm planning to have a checkbox to enable/disable DST. If it's enabled the whole map rotates 15 degrees. If it's disabled it sta...