One of the most popular third party launchers available for Android is Teslacoil’s Nova Launcher.
The feature packed app has now seen a major update which brings it into line with Android 4.4 Kitkat after the release of the beta version a little over a month ago.
Many many changes have been made, most based around the Kitkat optimizations.
The full changelog is as follows:
KitKat scroll indicator (Desktop – Scroll Indicator)
KitKat folders styles (Folders – Folder Background, Light Background)
KitKat font (Look and Feel – Icon Font – Condensed, Android 4.1+)
KitKat app drawer icon
KitKat icon theme (Look and Feel – Icon Theme)
Small autohiding tabs in app drawer (Drawer – Small Tabs)
Transparent system bars on KitKat (Look and feel – Transparent Notification Bar. Requires KitKat)
Backup/Restore from external sdcard