AndCustomTitle uses themes and extended Window features of Android to customize the title bar. Title bar flash is removed by putting a Splash activity as the point of entry into the application and a call in the Splash activity onCreate method that sets NoTitle as the Window extended feature to use.
Fred Grott, a mobile and java developer, is the Project Lead. He has been involved in mobile before contributing to such things as a UI Library called SynclastUI(a xml-ized UI for MIDP devices) and an Apache ANT build library tool for MIDP java development called Antenna.
On the Java Enterprise side he has written technical articles for IBM DeveloperWorks and has co-authored articles on the Eclipse IDE. His linkedin profile can be found at:
His Android Developer Blog can be found at:
His LAMP blog can be found at:
AndCustomTitle is licensed under the Apache License 2.0 and text for that license can be found at: Apache License 2.0
You can download the source and re-use or you can also download the binary to see it at work in your android device.
Slides on the techniques used can be downloaded at:
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