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I use the Auto-destruct timer to tell me when my breaks are over at work. And it sets the volume to 100% and blows my eardrums out every time. I caught myself taking my headphones out just before it went off, to avoid it. And good UX design is not avoiding problems, but solving them. I have only myself to blame for most problems in my app, so I decided to fix it.

I thought it'd be simple, just use my existing headset detecting API and set the volume to say, 50% instead of 100% if headphones are inserted. Turns out there was no detection API in the LCARS UI. I apparently only put it in the dialer I guess. Well that's done, no more blasted eardrums.

I also added rumble to the timers (if the app isn't in-focus) and the alarms (anytime the animated box in the answer slider hits an end, making it seem like it bumped it) since I can sleep through a fire alarm, but not my phone's vibration.
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Also caught the alarm no longer switching to speakerphone on Android 4.4 and later. Thanks Google...

I deemed it an insignificant issue and ignored it cause I normally don't have my headphones in at night. Until the night I did...

I am working on this issue now
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The new alarm API should wake up properly. Unless androids devs lies to me. As an added bonus, the alarm time shows up here now. And do not disturb mode will probably apply to it too.

Meaning my notification isn't needed in the newer versions of Android (but the option will always be there)
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Sweet.
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I love how I've corrupted the Google results to the point where I show up with things I had no part of.
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So I tried saying "Make a timer for 10 minutes", and it didn't work. Turns out I only programmed the app to respond to such a command from within the FNCT\Auto-Destruct Timer screen, so I updated it to work anywhere in the app

Funny story, I was testing it by saying "Make an alarm for 10 minutes" and it kept failing. It's cause Like Geordi in Elementary, Dear Data, I said the wrong word. I said alarm (FNCT\Alarms) instead of Timer. The command worked properly, but not how I expected it to.
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I got the blur effect done. It's not a perfect match for the movie, but it looks nice enough.

As for the drawing of the ship in the middle, I found a high-res ship schematic and removed a lot of detail to make it look more like the one from the movie. It too, isn't a perfect match. But for that I'd have to add some details and that's where it'd start looking worse.
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I will resist the urge to make the obligatory joke.
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Alright, that joke was so awesome that I'll allow it.
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While drawing the red skeleton for the new red alert/vehicle status screen, I thought it looked like crap (cause I was drawing it, instead of basing it off existing art) I was wrong. It looks awesome in motion.
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Finally got a reply from McAfee. They need my apk because it's a paid program and they haven't tested it.

Called it. 
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I've asked them how they determined it was a threat without having the app, and am awaiting a reply
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Re watched Masks yesterday. I planned on cloning the alien symbolic virus but I couldn't find an HD screenshot of the scene in engineering with the most symbols... I planned on cloning that scene where they fall into a cross.

Normally I can take screenshots of Blu-rays on my PS4, but apparently Sony patched that out 
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Anyone have an HD rip or Blu-ray drive in their pc, want to take a screenshot for me?
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Noticed Nana Visitor on Twitter, so I went through the list of social media accounts in the Captain's Log. I've removed a few who are sadly no longer with us, and added her and a few others.

Who I'm missing:
Staff: Ira Steven Behr, Jeri Taylor, Denise Okuda (She has accounts, but barely uses them)
TNG: Diana Muldaur (Pulaski), Dwight Schultz (Broccoli)
DS9: Avery Brooks (Sisko), Alexander Siddig (Bashir), Colm Meaney (Smiles O'brien), Cirroc Lofton (Jake Sisko), Andrew J. Robinson (Garek)
VOY: Ethan Phillips (Neelix), Jennifer Lien (Kes)
ENT: John Billingsley II (Phlox)
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So +McAfee has flagged my app as malware. That's rich. My app leaves so much up to the user that it's ridiculous. Even the freaking back button has a user setting.
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Which means they never even tested the dialer
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A page for my LCARS UI clone for Android
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A clone of Mike Okuda's famous LCARS graphical user interface

Gene Roddenberry's contract includes a clause allowing any company able to create functioning technology to use the name. As such, I have created a functioning LCARS UI.

I have included a few layouts, and intend to do more. Some I can't take a screenshot of, cause screenshots are taken too slow and mix frames together since the program supports animations.

Feel free to contact me with suggestions