Nova Launcher Gets “Google Now” Integration

When it comes to using a custom launcher on your Android smartphone the very first third party launcher we think of is the most popular amongst the all would be the “Nova Launcher”. It features a huge amount of customization and we would applaud the entire team for how fast they get new features and updates on board. We are sure you would also agree with us, aren’t we on the right track.

nova-launcher-google-nowAnyways the whole idea of this post is to enable the swipe right to access “Google Now” with the Nova launcher as the default launcher.

Nova Launcher lately got this functionality which apparently is not Google Play store supported hence we have to do this manually. Make sure you go through all the steps mentioned below properly.

Step 1. Enable Unknown Sources from security in the settings panel.

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Step 2. Download & Install Nova Launcher 5.3 Beta 1 from here and set it as the default launcher on your smartphone.

Step 3. Download and install the Google Companion App for Nova Launcher from here.

Step 4. Now once done, swipe to right and you are good to go.

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You might encounter a few problems initially but the companion app is under development and developers are fixing the issues with each and every update.

Source: Android Police

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