On an Android device, is there a way to directly add a new cash transaction without opening the Mint app?

Some android apps provide quick ways to perform certain activities without having to open the entire app.  For example:

  • From the Evernote Widget, I can pop up a small window that lets me create a new note
  • Evernote has an Intent that can be used to create a note.  A savvy user can use a tool such as Tasker to automatically populate and send that Intent to generate a note.
  • Remember The Milk's widget has a couple of different ways to create a new task via popups - one to type in the task, and one to speak it

When I spend cash or receive cash from someone, I'd like to be able to pop open a quick window to type in the amount, indicate whether it's income or an expense, enter a description, select a category, hit OK, and be done with it, without ever going fully into the Mint app.

See the attached image for an example of what I mean.

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