A new report came today from ROM Developer @LlabTooFeR with screenshots of a new version of the Nexus Launcher which first came on developer preview builds of Nexus devices. As it turns out, the launcher is being renamed to “Pixel Launcher” which directly reflects reports of HTC “Sailfish” and “Marlin” being sold as Google Pixel devices rather than “Nexus”.
The launcher update has a few new features as well as a second component .APK for searching and applying wallpapers.
Homescreen > App Drawer > Press and hold for options
For starters, the launcher now allows landscape…