Overlays - Float Everywhere

Overlays - Float Everywhere


Overlays is an advanced multitasking tool that floats your widgets everywhere.
Try it, it'll float your boat!

Add and organize your Overlays in Global profiles and use them whenever you want, regardless to what application you're currently using.
You can control your profiles in multiple ways:
1. Sidebar - swipe the left or right side of your screen to reveal our sidebar and toggle your profiles.
2. Application - show your profiles only when a specific application is running. Partially supported on Android 5.0 Lollipop.
3. Events* - trigger your profiles on event occurrence, for example - automatically float your music player widget when you plug your headset.
4. Shortcuts - add Overlays shortcuts to your home launcher to spare some room!
5. Always On - If you wish to float a Global profile everywhere and all the time, just set it to Always On (tap its row to toggle).

* 8 Events are currently supported - Incoming and Outgoing call, WiFi and Bluetooth state, Device docked, Headset plugged, USB connected and Airplane mode.

Global profiles contains Overlays, but what are Overlays?
Basically, everything that floats. Your widgets, shortcuts and our in-app unique overlays (Battery, Weather, Clock, Missed calls and Unread messages).
- Long press any overlay, anywhere, to enter edit mode, where you'll be able to move, delete, re-size and configure the overlay.
- Set a different size and position for each overlay per screen orientation, portrait and landscape.
- Change any overlay's background color, visibility and other settings.
- Show the overlay only in required orientation.

Permissions
Overlays tries to maximize automation and to allow you full control.
In order to do so, some permissions are required.
Please follow the link and read why we need each permission.
http://www.applay.co/permissions/

Overlays Pro
Ready for more features and want to support further development? Please consider Overlays Pro.
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.applay.overlay.pro

Help and Information
Need help to getting started? Want to share a cool use you found for Overlays? Join our Google+ community at https://plus.google.com/communities/117440369030793059494
- Tutorials - http://applay.co

Translations
- Japanese - 100% thanks to Yudai Kai.
- Overlays is partially translated to Hebrew, Russian, German, French, Italian and Spanish. If you wish to help us, please contact us at [email protected] .

Recent changes:
If some widgets are no longer updating after the upgrade - recreate them.

Android 5.0 Lollipop - Application profiles & Blacklist are now partially supported since Google deprecated (for security reasons) the method that returned the current foreground application.

Please allow Overlays to get usage access, in order to retrieve current foreground application data.

** Some applications won't work **
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About Overlays - Float Everywhere
Overlays is an advanced multitasking tool that floats your widgets everywhere.
Try it, it'll float your boat!

Add and organize your Overlays in Global profiles and use them whenever you want, regardless to what application you're currently using.
You can control your profiles in multiple ways:
1. Sidebar - swipe the left or right side of your screen to reveal our sidebar and toggle your profiles.
2. Application - show your profiles only when a specific application is running. Partially supported on Android 5.0 Lollipop.
3. Events* - trigger your profiles on event occurrence, for example - automatically float your music player widget when you plug your headset.
4. Shortcuts - add Overlays shortcuts to your home launcher to spare some room!
5. Always On - If you wish to float a Global profile everywhere and all the time, just set it to Always On (tap its row to toggle).

* 8 Events are currently supported - Incoming and Outgoing call, WiFi and Bluetooth state, Device docked, Headset plugged, USB connected and Airplane mode.

Global profiles contains Overlays, but what are Overlays?
Basically, everything that floats. Your widgets, shortcuts and our in-app unique overlays (Battery, Weather, Clock, Missed calls and Unread messages).
- Long press any overlay, anywhere, to enter edit mode, where you'll be able to move, delete, re-size and configure the overlay.
- Set a different size and position for each overlay per screen orientation, portrait and landscape.
- Change any overlay's background color, visibility and other settings.
- Show the overlay only in required orientation.

Permissions
Overlays tries to maximize automation and to allow you full control.
In order to do so, some permissions are required.
Please follow the link and read why we need each permission.
http://www.applay.co/permissions/

Overlays Pro
Ready for more features and want to support further development? Please consider Overlays Pro.
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.applay.overlay.pro

Help and Information
Need help to getting started? Want to share a cool use you found for Overlays? Join our Google+ community at https://plus.google.com/communities/117440369030793059494
- Tutorials - http://applay.co

Translations
- Japanese - 100% thanks to Yudai Kai.
- Overlays is partially translated to Hebrew, Russian, German, French, Italian and Spanish. If you wish to help us, please contact us at [email protected] .

Recent changes:
If some widgets are no longer updating after the upgrade - recreate them.

Android 5.0 Lollipop - Application profiles & Blacklist are now partially supported since Google deprecated (for security reasons) the method that returned the current foreground application.

Please allow Overlays to get usage access, in order to retrieve current foreground application data.

** Some applications won't work **

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A Google User
Jan 20, 2015
Amazing. Brilliant! Widget(s) anytime, anywhere.
A Google User
Jan 18, 2015
Perfect 27 Aug 2014: Very nice and I like the way you can see in real time the effect of resizing. The minimize is hidden under the status bar and thus invisible. Five star when fixed. Developer very responsive, this is a big plus too. 9 Jan: Not sure what I meant back then but working perfectly now. Five stars.
A Google User
Jan 16, 2015
F,n Awesome I have been looking for something like this. I'm going to test it some more but so it is a nice addition to my phone. I use my GPS all day while working and it is a real pain to have to switch screens to forward pass a song, but now my mp3 is right there.
A Google User
Jan 14, 2015
Good but Need to be able to change bg image and create own buttons. Looks like older versions on YouTube had image options but not the version I paid for.
A Google User
Jan 9, 2015
The most useful app ever