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[APP][2.2+] Lockscreen Calendar

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Just made another small app which reads the next upcoming calendar events and shows them on your lockscreen (in the text field where normally alarm apps show the next alarm).

  • separate date string for all-day events - done
  • configurable "look-ahead" time - done

Known problems:
  • some users reported a wrong sorting of the events. seems not to affect every device though
  • repeating events are ignored
  • if another app shows text in the same textfield, it might overwrite the calendar events
  • requires android 2.2 or 2.3 as the calendar content provider changed in froyo
  • doesn't look nice on android 3.0+ therefore i marked it as incompatible with these versions. i'll search for a alternative way to display the events on the lockscreen, not sure if that's possible though

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21st July 2011, 06:02 PM |#2  
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Looks good, installed and will let you know if there's any problems.
21st July 2011, 06:28 PM |#3  
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Looks nice, works good so far.

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congrats - what a simple and cool UI !
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25th July 2011, 11:57 AM |#5  
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Yeah, something ive searched for

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Really NICE app, but pleeeeease add location display!
For me the location of events is really important!
25th July 2011, 12:23 PM |#7  
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Great app! Works good.

Only one problem.
It shows me instead of the second appointment "null".

For example:
1 appointment on 27.07. -> is displayed correct
1 appointment on 29.07. -> is not displayed

Instead it is displayed:
28.07. null

At 28.07. ther is no calendar entry!

Using in on Android 2.3.3 with Nexus One.
25th July 2011, 01:07 PM |#8  
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Great job!
Very useful indeed and works like a charm!
Great UI and great job!
25th July 2011, 01:34 PM |#9  
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thanks for the feedback!
location is added in newest version, the "null"-bug should hopefully also be fixed
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25th July 2011, 01:39 PM |#10  
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will this work on a sense lockscreen, too? (i have sense 3.0 lockscreen)
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