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Icon Strike

A simple website from Flinto that allows you to easily test iOS icon designs on your home screen. Just upload you app icon and it will give you a link to open on your phone which will install a web app with your icon. The benefit of installing a web app to your home screen is that you can preview the icon in all the other places it appears such as Spotlight results or the Settings app.

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