Developer's Notes for: Astronomy Picture of the Day

Developer's Notes

Get the latest pictures from NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) service.
Browse the list of previous APODs, read their descriptions, and set them as wallpaper!

Each day's image can be automatically downloaded and set as your homescreen wallpaper automatically so you can enjoy a beautiful new space background every day. Compatible with all launchers.

Includes a stack widget so you can flip though the past 10 images, and a title widget showing the name of the last image.

Also includes a "daydream" or screensaver which can activate when your device is docked or charging. Enjoy seeing astronomy images cycle with some cool "Ken Burns"-style effects.

Read interesting facts about pictures of the universe and expand your horizons.

Lets you have an ever changing background without the battery drain of live wallpapers.


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Please post any comments, suggestions or problems in the Google Group, available at!forum/astronomy-picture-of-the-day-for-android

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