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Camouflaged chat app for Android (does not look like a chat app)

I have a scenario where a client needs to have an app to chat with someone without anyone else being able to know, cursorily, that an app is a communication app or has the ability to provide ...
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Are there any excellent/perfect KitKat 4.4 ROMs/ports for any newer 64-bit phones with >4GB RAM? [on hold]

The reason I ask is because I love Kitkat but KitKat was only designed for 32-bit phones. Therefore, the Galaxy S5 for example was the last flagship Galaxy phone to contain KitKat. And, as a result, I ...
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Cross-platform framework for writing a Bluetooth heavy Android/iOS app

I'd like to write a mobile app that: Supports both Android & iOS Heavily uses Bluetooth for sending data to & receiving data from another Bluetooth-capable device The time it takes to send ...
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Any cross-platform email client?

I have been searching for a good cross-platform email client for a really long time. Here are my requirements and a few shortcomings of popular clients. Requirements: At least available on Android, ...
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Can anyone recommend an Android kiosk app that uses the Chrome browser?

For instance, we've tried Fully Kiosk Browser and Kiosk Browser Lockdown, but they render our web pages too slowly. Chrome renders the same web pages on the same hardware in an acceptably timely ...
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Multi-platform program to report computer/device usage times

We have 3 subnetworks with a bunch of devices, all running on either Debian, Android, or iOS. We need a tool to: Collect the time of day those devices are in use and Report them to a central server (...
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Score Counter on Screen

Is there a software/website/app that allows you to display a dynamic score counter on a screen, which can be brought up or down? It would be really cool if it could be added to/subtracted from using a ...
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Is there any software (android or windows 7-10) which can transcribe an audio file to text?

I'm looking for something like google voice typing, but instead of playing through the speaker and recording through the mic, transcribing directly through the audio file. The file is a wav, but I ...
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Workforce/field management software

I'm looking for software and apps to use between 5 people. There are loads of these lying around but I'm looking for specific features (which actually work) and there are pros and cons to all of the ...
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App to create local barcode database for fast packaging

I have 1000 same items, with barcoded serial numbers. And a thousand boxes from them. Now i need to package each item to its own box (only by matching barcodes serial numbers). All items and boxes are ...
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App for learning only words I want to learn in foreign language

I'm looking for some app or program where I can put my own foreign language words (words I come across and I don't know them). Then I can learn them using some tests or repeating/drilling them. Is ...
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Android App for recording points of interest

I want to have an app where I can record points of interest with a timestamp. I imagine it like this: I start the app I click on "record this point". The app opens a dialogue where I can enter a name....
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Track everything with less typing for android

I need a journal/log app to write down everything I eat, training sessions, test outcomes, how I feel and what work I accomplish. Then export all this as data to a statistical program like R. ...
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GPS Android application that allows to store and export speed and position over time?

I need to collect data of my speed and position over time for a project. I wanted to do this using an application on my phone, therefore I'm looking for an application that has the following ...
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android application to use android device as wifi repeater

if you are in place where WiFi signal are weak and you want an android application that would make your device to work as a WiFi repeater i found an application perfect for this function. just ...
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Maps app that allows passing a list of geocoordinates and calculates route

I want an android app that i can pass a list of geo-coordinates (lat-lon) and it generates a step-by-step route. Google maps allows us to pass the coordinates via URL, for instance: https://www....
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Android music player supporting external playlist file

I am looking for a music player for Android, that can save/load a playlist from a file on the SD card. It would be better if that file format would not be binary. Everything I tried up to now stores ...
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Android phone remote controlled LED scroller

I have an old android phone. I plan to make an LED scroller out of it that would display various information. This kind of application is a lot in the android playmarket. But in these applications ...
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Search Amazon UK used books and order result by price + postage

Just like the title says, I would like a gratis app for either Android or Windows, which lets me specify some search terms and find not the new books sold by amazon UK, but the “new & used” sold ...
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Android tools for unzipping corrupt zip files

I had searched for some tools that can unzip files from a large corrupt zip file on android. I couldn't, so now I learned how to use ZipInputStream in java. Now I want to share the fruit of my tiny ...
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Android app to take and text picture every hour

I would like to use my old phone to take a picture and text it to me every hour. The app must work on Android 5.1, automatically take a picture with flash every hour, and send it via MMS (I will not ...
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Is there an Android app that can handle Xournal's .xoj files?

I'm looking for an app that can either only view or even edit and save Xournal's .xoj files. Although it seems possible with a chroot, this is not what I have in mind. Efforts from 2011 seem to not ...
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Gesture friendly simple camera apps

Is there an android camera app that is gesture friendly and allow preview of photo taken and do not access other photos not taken at a particular time. Example I draw a 'V' shape on the screen when ...
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Looking for a clipboard manager for android 3.x

I have an older Android tablet, and looking for something like a Clipstack App (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.catchingnow.tinyclipboardmanager), that allows to share text to ...
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Open Source alarm clock?

I am looking for an alarm clock app to improve upon it. While it's not such an enourmous challenge to make an app out of nothing, it would still save me a few days of work if I had something to start ...
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Temporary contacts for Android

I've asked for an Android Phone app that shows caller context, but then I realized it would be simpler to make (and thus with a higher probability of already having been made) a way to add contacts ...
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Android Phone app that shows caller context

Imagine I call the number 123-456-789 one day, but I don't have it as a contact. Three days later 123-456-789 calls me back and I don't recognize the number, so I don't pick the call. I want to be ...
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App to keep notes about people

I'm looking for an Android app called systematic notes which will allow you to import specific people from contacts with pictures or profile pictures and have a set of organized systematic notes on ...
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Text to speech with language autodetection

I am pasting my Facebook posts into the T2S text to speech android app to listen them out. The problem is that I have to cut and paste each post separately, and also, my posts are in more than one ...
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Searching for a rhythm in weight loss/gain

Asking for a fiend, who has read this. Basically my friend weighs daily and has historical data in CSV format. They would like a gratis app that takes that data and overlays it in some form of weekly ...
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3rd party Android fingerprint unlock program?

I am looking for an Android program to allow fingerprint unlocking of my Lenovo P2 phone running Android 8.1. (The built-in support and settings appear not to work in the current mode I am testing ...
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App to track nutritional data for small children

Is there an app similar to MyFitnessPal that gives nutritional information for children ages 1-3? I am looking for something that, given the amount and type of food consumed, shows: Daily total ...
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Reference manager that allows organizing through tags and allows external cloud

So, I've looked at several reference managers, but either they're not clear in describing their functionalities or they don't have what I'm looking for. I'm currently using Mendeley and have looked at ...
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Searching for tools or libraries that allow to encrypt android apks

When I mean to encrypt, I mean to really encrypt it, not just to obfuscate it, I'm already doing that with proguard. I've already found DexGuard, problem with it is that it looks like it's gonna be ...
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Alternative to MX player compatible with Chromecast 2

I'm looking for an Android video player, alternative to MX player, it has to be: Free Compatible with chromecast 2, I should be able to cast anything easily Has subtitles support, most importantly ...
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Android software (+hardware) to create a virtual perimeter/tether with Bluetooth

I am wanting to have a device (using bluetooth I expect) regularly communicate between my Android Cellphone and a very portable device (like a tag), and if the devices are separated by more then a few ...
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Automation software for Android application

I'm looking for a free software to automate a procedure with an Android Application. At the moment i'm using UIPath (community edition) along with Bluestacks (Android emulator software for gaming), ...
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Android app that imports a series of locations (lat, long) and notifies you when near it

I wish to be notified on my Android phone when I get within a certain distance (few hundred m to a km, user adjustable) of a list of locations (imported in lat, long format; about 10..50 entries). Is ...
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A todo app that autodeletes overdue items

Typically, once you add a task to a todo list, it stays there forever until you've checked it off. Which is typically a feature, but it can be a bug: if you have a lot of low-priority nice-to-do tasks ...
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Creating production Kotlin Android app - need suggestions on database that is capable of encryption

As of now I am thinking Raizlab's DBFlow because it is built on SQLite and provides encryption capability. However, I was reading through Android Jetpack documentation and I noticed that they ...
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Operating system to run WiFi hotspot (only) on Nexus 5 device

I am looking for a simple operating system, that allows me to start a hotspot and nothing more. My device is a Nexus 5. The idea behind it is to use it as a hotspot for my laptops. I would rather not ...
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An app that allows to listen to music across mobiles instead of sharing same earphones

I want to listen to a song playing on my mobile along with my friend. We generally share earphones. I need an app that allows him to listen to the same song that is playing on my mobile through his ...
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Launcher that displays numbers in place of Android Notification dots

I like how Notification dots work on Android but ideally I want a number to display in the same manor as the dots. Most launchers that implement numbers display a native count number which I do not ...
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Gratis Android camera app, not linked with Google

I am looking for a gratis Android photo app. I am happy enough with the built-in and would accept a clone; I just don’t want Google involved in my photos. Must have Ability to store images on SD ...
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True text message archiving

I am using a Galaxy Note 4, AT&T version, on Android 6.0.1. I am currently using the "Messages" app for texting (the one with the blue circle with a single white text bubble, currently). I have ...
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Resistor to ring and vice versa

I am looking for an Android app that has 2 main features: Input a resistor value (manually by typing via keyboard), output resistor rings Input resistor rings (maually by choosing colors from a list ...
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Software that can detect spyware and keyloggers

Are there any software that can detect spyware and keyloggers in my computer? The program should be able to check any programs that scan key presses and any programs that take screen capture and ...
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Looking for Android and Dektop software for checklists

I'm looking for an application which is available on both Android devices (Samsung) and/or Windows-10 or browser. I already know of Remente (which focuses more on life-goals and less on daily to-do-...
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Android App/Website for learning vocabulary + deleting vocabulary I already know from list

So I know Cram and Quizlet which I sometimes use for learning short lists of vocabulary for tests (less than 100 words). Now, I want to learn English for my Cambridge C2 exam and for my final exams in ...
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Android App: Manage (periodic) todos/tasks with CalDAV

Current Setup I want to manage calendar entries and tasks on a windows and an android device. Currently I use: data hosting: fruux.com (access through CalDAV) on windows: thunderbird + lightning ...