When the Nexus 5 was released, a new version of Android came along with it called KitKat. In the 4.4 update were some fancy new UI elements, one of the most noticeable being the translucent decor. By that, I mean the status and navigation bars being semi-transparent.
However, translucency for the status and nav bars had to be implemented into individual apps separately by their developers. Until now, that is.
Developer Stephen Milone has released an Xposed module that can force apps to have translucent decor. So just like with tinted status bars and immersive mode, we no longer have to wait... more