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RainDroid 1.0.1


What is RainDroid?
RainDroid is a new series of Android for Rainmeter suites, designed to bring the look and feel of the world's most popular mobile operating system onto PCs. RainDroid 1.0 is Android Lollipop for Rainmeter. All the glitz and glamour of Lollipop is now on your PC!


Features
- Material Design
- Status bar with notifications drawer
- Navigation bar with button functions
- Customizable apps dock
- Apps drawer
- Widgets selector
- Twelve full-screen apps that act like their mobile counterparts
- Ten corresponding widgets
- Easter eggs (if you can find them!)
- Fluid and responsive button animations
- Android lock screen
- Heads-up style notifications for Gmail and updates


Apps
- BBC News
- Calculator
- Gmail
- Google
- Huffington Post
- News & Weather
- Play Music
- RainDroid (help-center)
- Settings
- System Update
- The Weather Channel
- XDA Developers


Widgets
- Analog Clock
- BBC News
- Digital Clock
- Gmail
- Google Search
- HTC Weather
- LG Weather
- News & Weather
- Play Music
- Samsung Weather


Changelog
12/28/14 (Dec. 28) 1.0.1
- 1.0.1 released!
- Fixed metric weather option not working
- Adjusted WiFi, battery and user icons in notifications drawer
- Modified update notification measure. Should work from this version onwards.
12/26/14 (Dec. 26) 1.0.0
- 1.0.0 released!


Known Issues
- None as of yet. Please let me know if you find any!


FAQ
Q) Help! I need to close a skin but it won't let me!
A) If you ever need to "escape" from a skin in an emergency, press Left Control + Right Click. This will bring up the context menu and you can kill the skin.

Q) Why is the download ~70 MB?
A) There are a lot of high resolution images included in the suite. The big ones are mainly weather pictures. The images alone total 65 MB. The rest is just .ini files.

Q) What exactly are the apps? Rainmeter doesn't have apps.
A) The apps are just full-screen Rainmeter skins. They look and act like their Android counterparts. What may be a small music player on another suite is a full-screen Google Play Music twin on this suite.

Q) What is Rainmeter?
A) From the website: "Rainmeter displays customizable skins, like memory and battery power, RSS feeds and weather forecasts, right on your desktop."

Q) Where do I download it?
A) You need the latest version of Rainmeter! Download it at the official website.

Q) Are there any system requirements?
A) All you need is a Windows PC!

Q) Will this work on my laptop?
A) I strongly recommend 1366x768 as being the minimum resolution.


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