Thoughts on Paranoid Android's HALO?

Greetings Verge forums,

I recently posted a review of paranoid android on my blog, that seems to have stirred up some arguments among some friends. I was wondering, what are your opinions on paranoid android? Do you find it gimmicky or is it actually useful to you? keep in mind I do know we are talking about beta software here but I am referring to the overall way it works.

The blog post I mentioned -