Tag Archive: Themes


Facebook adds Star Wars themes to Messenger in Rise of Skywalker promotion

On a cell phone really, really, close by.

What you need to know Facebook is adding a new Star Wars theme to Messenger to promote December’s Rise of Skywalker release. The company is also changing the reactions to Star Wars characters with the new themes. A new sticker pack and AR filters have been added to round out the promotion.

Facebook is adding an extra theme to Messenger as part of a Star Wars promotion. Now, users  [Read More…]

Google brings Pixel Themes to its older phones with December update

Surprisingly, Google is yet to begin rolling out the December update for the Pixel 4 and 4XL.

What you need to know The latest December update for older Pixel phones brings gesture navigation support on third-party launchers. It also adds Pixel Themes customization feature that Google introduced with the Pixel 4 series. The update is currently rolling out to the Pixel 2, Pixel 3, and Pixel 3a series phones.

Google has started rolling out the December security  [Read More…]

Theme Park lets you create custom themes for your Samsung phone

It’ll automatically craft a new theme for your phone using your current wallpaper.

What you need to know Theme Park is a new module for the Good Lock app. It allows you to make custom themes for your Samsung smartphone. The software automatically detects the palette of your current wallpaper and uses that as a base to come up with a new, customizable theme.

Samsung’s always been the king of customization in the Android world, and it’s  [Read More…]

Opera Mobile update adds new themes, crypto wallet, and more

You’ll also find smoother animations and rounded UI elements.

What you need to know Opera’s new user interface update includes rounder corners, faster animations, and smoother transitions. 10 new color themes enhance light and dark modes with a splash of color throughout the user interface. A cryptocurrency wallet is now built-in and users will be able to utilize their Bitcoin, Ethereum, or TRON cards on websites and to send money to friends and family.

Lately, headlines have  [Read More…]

Duo and Google Play Books are the next to get dark themes

Rolling out via a server-side switch.

What you need to know Dark themes are rolling out to both Google Duo and Google Play Books. Both apps will follow the system-wide theme and Duo also includes a manual toggle in the settings. The dark themes have been spotted on version 5.4 of Google Play Books and v63 of Duo.

The darkness is spreading, and that’s a good thing. Recently, we covered dark mode rolling out to more of  [Read More…]

This is Google’s ‘Pixel Themes’ app that’ll debut on the Pixel 4

The Wallpapers app is also getting a visual refresh.

What you need to know We now have our best look at Google’s Pixel Themes app. Pixel Themes is part of a new “Styles & wallpapers” setting for the Pixel Launcher. It allows you to customize the font, quick settings icons, accent color, and app icon shape.

Earlier this month, leaked screenshots of Google’s new Pixel Themes app surfaced online. We first heard about Pixel Themes during the  [Read More…]

Google Chrome gets customizable themes on desktop, tab grouping on Android

Google says some more improvements are coming to Chrome later in the fall.

What you need to know Google is introducing new features to its Chrome browser for both desktop and Android users. The latest Chrome update allows desktop users to customize the browser with their choice of background, color, and theme. New features that are being rolled out to Android users include new tab grid layout and tab grouping.

Last week, Google released the stable Chrome  [Read More…]

Google Pixel Themes app leaks with font and accent color customization

Get a look at the new customization options coming to the Pixel Themes app.

What you need to know New images have been discovered of what the Pixel Themes app will look like on the Pixel 4. The screenshots reveal features like customizing the grid size for the home screen, changing the ambient display clock, and different options for the accent color, font, and icons. New leaks have also revealed an astrophotography camera mode and a Coral  [Read More…]

Today Weather adds auto light/dark themes — Save 50% today only!

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Today Weather continues to impress its users by constantly updating the app’s features. Not only does it offer a clean user interface with gorgeous featured photography, Today Weather also delivers a ton of customizable data that can all be accessed from one easy-to-read page. It is definitely one of our favorite weather apps for Android. It was even recognized as a Best App by Google in  [Read More…]

This is how Google designed dark themes for its apps

The Google design team has created a set of dark theme guidelines for other developers to learn from.

What you need to know Google has used dark grays to create low contrast themes that are easy on the eyes. The design team created a new color palette for Google Calendar. Google has published a guide on dark themes for app developers.

Google has been going all out with updating its apps with dark themes as of late.  [Read More…]