We've all had those days, when we sit down, say to ourselves, "Hey, self. We're going to create something amazing today," and then we spend hours browsing the Internet or playing Borderlands
, and most decidedly not
making anything amazing that day.
Redditor telekinetic overcame this rite of procrastination (while Reddit was right there
the whole time
) and created this Super Metroid
battery gauge for his Android phone, viewable to the left. Telekinetic modded various widgets and programs, such as the ADW Launcher EX and the Ultimate Custom Clock Widget, hacking his way through to reveal this final, super
Telekinetic is talking with excited developers on his Reddit post
about making this gauge a gettable thing for the larger Android audience, and there is a tutorial on its creation in a separate post
As telekinetic puts it, he "got a little carried away," but as we see it, he got carried away just
enough. Carry on, telekinetic. Carry on.