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[WatchApp] Countdown Timer - Count your Life! [V2.0 Now Out!]

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6th August 2013, 02:09 PM   |  #1  
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Countdown Timer

As seen on XDA News!

Use v1.1 if your Firmware is not updated to 2.0. The Firmware 2.0 users can use v2.0. Updates will be coming soon

What is this App?
This app for pebble will let you set a countdown time. It supports upto 99 Hours and 59 Minutes. After the countdown time is over, Your watch will vibrate. It could be very useful in your daily routine.

How can you use it?
In the Gym
Counting how long it takes for things to ___ (pretty intresting)
Cooking

I'd like to give a BIG Thanks to Thomas Sarlandie for sending me a Pebble to play with! You Rock!

The file is attatched below.

Also, as a final note, don't forget to hit that thanks button

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Changelog:
6/08/2013 - initial release (v0.1)
6/08/2013 - a few changes in the code (v0.1.1)
7/08/2013 - Fixed the header, now in 2 lines (v0.1.2)
7/08/2013 - Changes in the code, tried to put 'countdown timer' in one line[experimental]. (v0.1.3)
8/08/2013 - Aggressive build (Faster), decreased title font side (now 14). (v1.0)
29/08/2013 - Renamed the title to 'Timer' so that it would fit. (v1.1)
15/11/2013 - Now compatible with the new firmware 2.0 (v2.0) :)
Next update - you suggest me.
Last edited by Deoy; 15th November 2013 at 04:09 PM. Reason: V2.0 for Firm 2 out ;)
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6th August 2013, 08:19 PM   |  #2  
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Installed fine and works well, Thanks! Very useful app for my Pebble. The title at the top just shows "countdown ti...". This needs changing to two lines so it fits on the screen. If anything, maybe the digits could be a bit bigger.
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Installed fine and works well, Thanks! Very useful app for my Pebble. The title at the top just shows "countdown ti...". This needs changing to two lines so it fits on the screen. If anything, maybe the digits could be a bit bigger.

Okay I'll take care of the header. And maybe the font size too. Also, if you could upload some pictures, because i havent seen my own app :3
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Thanks for the update. Still not right though. This is what it looks like now.
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It looks like the title should fit, but strangely doesn't.
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It looks like the title should fit, but strangely doesn't.

Seems like a bug in the SDK. I decreased the font size (was 18, now 14) should (fingers crossed) work. Now, it has an aggressive build, meaning the app will now become faster and reduce lags if there were any.
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Seems like a bug in the SDK. I decreased the font size (was 18, now 14) should (fingers crossed) work. Now, it has an aggressive build, meaning the app will now become faster and reduce lags if there were any.

Definitely a bug. I'm still seeing "Countdown T..." Why does it do this? Can it be made to wrap to second line?

Other than this the app working good and fast
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Thank you for this. Ill check it out.
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quick question. The timer works great by the way. Ok for my question; what is the watch face download? It doesn't seam to do anything. Am I missing something? Normally when I install different watch faces, I can switch to them. With this one, it isn't showing up in my list. What am I missing here, other then a brain!!!!
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quick question. The timer works great by the way. Ok for my question; what is the watch face download? It doesn't seam to do anything. Am I missing something? Normally when I install different watch faces, I can switch to them. With this one, it isn't showing up in my list. What am I missing here, other then a brain!!!!

Well, I dont own a Pebble. As far as I can guess, You download the .pbw and Put it on your phone. Then, load it to your pebble using the Pebble App. It will probably ask you to browse to to the pbw file. You could ask@PDAJ for help. He got it running.

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