Xperia S: Launcher and Widgets .apk

Home launcher and widgets on Xperia S has leaked out. A package of Xperia S home launcher and widgets is available for download, kindly refer the pocketpc forum for full story: Thema: Home Launcher und Widgets vom Xperia S geleaked

I installed every single .apk files into Xperia Arc, all of them works perfectly. Below are my steps on installing:
  1. Download XperiaS into Dekstop, Unzip it
  2. Sync files between Desktop and Xperia Arc by using Dropbox
  3. Install every .apk one by one, and chose “replace” for those existing old app
  4. Old stock app such as Home launcher, Music player and Calendar will be gone after replaced
  5. Whenever you launch those app, the new version will be active

Download Links for XperiaS

Included in are:

  • Home.apk – Xperia S Home launcher
  • SemcMusic.apk – Xperia S music player
  • SemcCalendar.apk – Xperia S calendar app
  • livewallpaperearth.apk – Animated 3D globe(with moon) as live wallpaper
  • WidgetPicker.apk – Required if want to use one of these widget
  • ClockWidget.apk – Xperia S clocks for Homescreen
  • MusicWidget.apk – New widget for the music player
  • PhotoWidget.apk – Animated photo widget
  • OnOffTools.apk – New widget with shortcuts (ex: WiFi, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS)
  • WeatherWidget.apk – New and nice animated weather widget

  • On/Off, Weather & Music Widgets

    Clocks and Photo Widget

    New Icons

    Note: GO Launcher EX unable to locate and recognize Xperia S widgets. Therefore, those widgets can’t be apply on GO Launcher EX Home Screen. However, apps such as Live Wallpaper Earth, Music player and Calendar works smoothly if using Go Launcher EX.

    Live Wallpaper Earth

    Music Player


       Thema: Home Launcher und Widgets vom Xperia S geleaked

    Windows 7: Facebook Messenger

    Facebook officially released Messenger for Windows. Currently, it only available for Windows 7, no further news on supporting Windows XP or Windows Vista yet. Below are some screen shots:

    Facebook Messenger Login

    Facebook Messenger UI

    Dock to right side of Desktop

    Multiple Tab Chat Box

    According to the Facebook official website:, some of the features as below:

    Messenger for Windows is a new, trial application that lets you use Facebook without being on While you surf the web or use other applications on your computer, you can:

        – Chat and message with your friends on Facebook
        – See the latest updates from your friends in ticker
        – Get quick notifications about what’s going on

    Here are steps to use Facebook Messenger:
        i) Download set-up file here: FacebookMessengerSetup.exe
        ii) Locate the FacebookMessengerSetup.exe installer
        iii) Install and launch the Messenger
        iv) Key in your Facebook account ID and Password
        v) Log in and Done.