The message and missed call icons are working for me in the stautus bar, as are the numbers on app icons. About the keyboard, got to Play Store and type ICS keyboard in and there should be some in there, install one of them
Once we've got a few of these bugs ironed out on Sense 4, I'm going to look at doing an AOSP kernel (if I can lol) because thats what it needs to get the final things working...
Current: LG G2 [d802] Running: BeerGang New 0.7 Beta [4.4.4]
Current: LG G Flex [D955] Running: Rooted Stock.... and using Xposed with G2 module