For those like me who's getting all their Apps to launch in Halo mode regardless of how they're launched...here's how I'm currently set up to work around the problem:
1) Revert XHaloFloating to version 2.0, enable the module & reboot
These work for me, downloaded/updated straight from the Play Store:
> Facebook Messenger
> Nova Launcher
> Nova Launcher Prime
> Telsa Unread
> Google Maps
> Google Play Music...
Hey, if you want to implement Global Badge Notifications (uncount # on all Apps that produce Notifications) without creating your own code, the Dev of "Missed It" just released a tutorial for Devs to hook into his App-> http://igecelabs.net/missed...
I tried alpha 3 - set permission on, didn't work, tested with kik.
Uninstalled for now, will try next build
OP says it doesn't & won't work with Kik.
You'll also notice that you can't add a Google account within Settings-> Accounts.
The only way around that so I'm actually able to add a Google account is by sideloading "Google Services Framework" & "Google Account Manager" (in addition to "Pla...