Items tagged with: Android
I should check how well this works with a gamepad on Android. :)
#AndroidGaming #mobileGaming #marioKart
Backdoor found in four smartphone models
German cyber-security agency warns against buying or using four low-end smartphone models.
Impacted models include the Doogee BL7000, the M-Horse Pure 1, the Keecoo P11, and the VKworld Mix Plus (malware present in the firmware, but inactive). All four are low-end Android smartphones.
This is not the first incident of its kind. In all incidents, all the smartphone models were from little-known vendors selling low-end class Android devices.
#Android #security #privacy
Websites and apps can the sensor calibration values which are set in the factory to improve accuracy, in some high quality Android device. These values act as a unique identifier for any device, even after a complete wipe.
Bromite, a project which produces a privacy and security focused Chromium fork and webview for Android, have a web based tool for checking if your device and browser combination leaks this information
grapheneos.org the security and privacy AOSP based operating system, that can be installed on all Pixel devices including the recent 3a and 3aXL, has implemented a sensor permission. Users can turn off access to the sensors for the web browser, or any other app.
#Android #privacy #grapheneos
All the more reason you should be mindful of buying from OEMs that you've never head of before
Tags: #Android #security
via dandelion* client (Source)
One of the jobs of the Linux kernel—and all operating system kernels—is to manage the resources available to the system. #Linux #Android
Aurora OS indeed is a Sailfish OS fork. It is based on open-source Sailfish OS mobile Linux operating system, made by Finnish company Jolla.
Known for privacy and security SFOS could prove beneficial for Huawei which can utilize the very trait for its smartphones.
Sailfish OS is also known to be compatible with Android apps as well.
#SailfishOS #Sailfish #Huawei #Android #Jolla #AuroraOS #Linux #mobileLinux
That's why we need F-Droid and/or #Linux based smartphone OS without Google. #UBports
I am totally willing to pay for that service, as long as the client is FOSS and encrypts my data in a good manner.
Most importantly I want to backup the data on my internal storage, so files, images, videos as my Calendar, Mail, Contacts are IMAP/ICAL anyways.
Would be awesome if you could help me to find something like that!
@switchingsocial #android #backup #foss #app #androidapp
Also wer auf der #GPN19 ist und Bock auf #fdroid und #gdroid hat oder Lust verspürt sie kennenzulernen, kommt vorbei!
A surprise momentum on the recent Trump Administration's decision to blacklist Huawei.
“We believe the world is not going to be only iOS and Android forever. Such a world scenario simply limits natural human innovation, and as seen by the topical political acts, can be also very risky for the industry.”
Run also Android apps on Sailfish.
#Jolla #Huawei #Trump #Sailfish #Linux #Android #AlienDalvik
Huawei's 'HongMeng' operating system to gradually replace Android
#huawei #hongmeng #android
HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19960842
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#HackerNews #alternative #and #android #free #google #microg #open #services #source
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