Android Patchday: 57 holes closed

6 critical holes got a fix, the Media Framework got yet again fixes (like every patchday since 2015) among nVidia and Qualcomm patches. Pixel owner can download a 'fixed' OTA image, which solves a huge issue with the latest patchday. The complete changelog is available here, every Android version beginning from Android 5.1.1 are supported.... Continue Reading →

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Samsung: The following phones getting Android Oreo updates

XDA got their hands on a complete Samsung list that shows which smartphone will get the latest Oreo update. There is however no guarantee that this reflects the reality which means Google could change the list at any time. The list was extracted from a Oreo release, the framework-res contained a XML file which listed... Continue Reading →

The best ways to Download Google Play Store APK’s/App’s

So you're here because you searched for a solution to download Google Play Store apps without an Google account or with another fake account? No problem! Google normally doesn't allow external apps to download or intercept into their Store download mechanism but it's still possible to get apps from it without the need to use... Continue Reading →

Most Android Dialers stealing your Data

Another day and another big announement, this day it's hitting Android, well more the Dialer apps which you might use daily, the problem is sometimes you can't even opt-out and you're more or less forces to use the integrated Dialers, uninstalling them might not be possible without rooting your phone - and that's the big... Continue Reading →

New anti-tracking Extension & App from DuckDuckGo

Do you need just another anti-tracking app, that's the question, while most addons and Browser script adding nothing much to the well known extensions we will take a closer look at the newly released DuckDuckGo solution - If you're not aware of it, DuckDuckGo is known as a big private alternative search engine alternative to... Continue Reading →

NanoMod gets renamed to NanoDroid

Your are maybe a tinfoil hat like me or you simply want as less as possible connections to Google and Co. so that's why you're here, NanoDroid is an alternative to OpenGapps and an opt-ou of Google apps. A full documentation with every details can be found on the official Gitlab repository. A life without... Continue Reading →

Howto build Android from Source Code

Today I got an email, someone asked me if I can provide an easy guide which explains how to compile Android OS from the source, well no problem, here we go. I hope I can help with this small guide, there no pictures in it because I think it might confuses more than it helps,... Continue Reading →

Lemme fix: Android DNS issue

AFWall+ (Android Firewall+) is a firewall application for Android OS and the only one which works with iptables - so far the best solution since it doesn't create a VPN tunnel to filter/block ads because such a tunnel causes more battery drain. The benefits of using iptables are almost endless and AFWall+ is really powerful in... Continue Reading →

ObscuraCam – Share photos and videos while protecting the privacy

The Guardian Project is well-known, they're fighting for some security and they provide several options to do that. Today I like to write about the ObscuraCam, the app is really old but recently got after a long time a bigger update. Sadly no camera app today private any privacy option, I mean you can decide if... Continue Reading →

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