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where interaction with mobile devices plays a central role (e.g. Making calls, checking messages, displaying content)

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A simple notes application shared between a laptop and a smartphone

I closely use two computing devices; one is mainly stationary and is my laptop and the second is mainly mobile and is my smartphone. My laptop has Microsoft Windows 10 Home, in which my notes ...
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Twitter app that creates reading lists?

I like to put people into different lists in twitter, but the the official twitter app doesn't really support reading lists. Is there a third-party twitter app that nicely organizes each list and ...
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Easy, Automatic REST API for a SQL (MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc) Database or DaaS

I need REST API access to my SQL database for end user queries in a mobile application. I am trying to avoid having to program my own REST API because I come from a statistical programming (R, SAS, ...
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Share your own KML via web/mobile, usable with GPS navigation

I have a big KML file containing a list of places. I can convert it to other formats if needed. I want to put all of these places on a world map, and share the result. Requirements: Free Viewable ...
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Quick way to type text on desktop and then transfer to mobile

Question best understood from scenario: I'm working at the hospital where there are multiple workstations but I'm constantly on the move so I'm not logged in to my personal accounts Sometimes I need ...
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What budget / spending tracking app can my wife and I use?

I got married recently. Among many other exciting new things, this means that my wife and I are in the process of combining our finances. After talking about it, we've decided that we'd like to use an ...
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Android launchers for seniors

I'm looking to get a new prepaid TracFone for my 87 year old grandmother. TracFone gives additional minutes if you use an Android phone instead of a basic phone, but I'm concerned about my ...
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Minimalist VoIP smartphone application

I am looking for a minimalist VoIP smartphone application which is similar to WhatsApp, Line, Viber, Tango, Kik and alike, can run at least on Android and has the following features: Necessary ...
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User management solution for app / website

This may be a very noob question, but I finally decided to ask here after spending a week working on it. I know a bit of php/mysql/js coding. No experience in mobile app development - and wanted a way ...
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Android app the send video over wifi to another phone

I am looking for an android app where two phones work in conjunction to send video. One of them is taking video, and sending it over wifi to the other android device that is displaying it. The use ...
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Document that can't be shared

I have created a pdf voucher/card to send to specific users, they store it on their phone and display it to get a concession. But it has occurred to me that they could pass on the pdf to others. Is ...
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SMS client for Windows

I'm looking for an application that will sync from my desktop/laptop to my phone over Bluetooth or USB, and allow me to read and compose/send SMS messages from the computer. Software should be ...
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Mobile app for remote control from a computer to take photos and save them on the computer

I want to use a mobile phone to capture images and transfer them to my computer to create a stop motion animation. On the mobile phone I have access to iphone, android or windows phone. The ...
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Fully disconnected GIS field data collection options

I'm looking for recommendations for a disconnected GIS field data collection system that can satisfy the following conditions: map-based data collection app can work on iOS and Android (data would ...
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PhoneGap plugin for Instagram video sharing

I'm working on a PhoneGap app for iOS and Android, and we want to share a video to Instagram. Currently the video is coming from YouTube as a link (being a video that the user has created), ...
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Ecommerce framework for mobile app

I have an e-commerce app, where we sell the stuff within the app. What I basically want is the features for Shopify output into an API which I can integrate in my app. Unfortunately, Shopify doesn't ...
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Looking for lightweight php based cms with rest-api [closed]

I am looking for a PHP based lightweight CMS (not Wordpress) for my web based blog and also I need to access the services via (Restful) API for my native mobile app as well. Can you help me to find ...
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Document edition with changes tracking, on Android

I want to review the English text of a friend on mobile in a way similar to track changes on Microsoft Word. Android application or a web service or website Showing text both on mobile screen and ...
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Retrieve lost videos from my mobile phone without rooting it

I am trying to retrieve some videos that I have lost from my mobile phone (BQ Aquaris E4). I used Ctrl + X to cut them from my mobile phone to my computer and I stored them in a folder. Then, I cut ...
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PDF reader that smartly rearrange layout to fit on mobile screen for comfortable reading

Very often texts is too small and the comprimized solution is to zoom in and pan every single line. I wish there is a mobile app that smartly resized the file for comfortable reading on small acreen.
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App to locate device within the home (Indoor positioning)

I want to be able to quickly check the location of my dog -- which room of the house or part of the yard that she's in. I have a GPS collar for her, but I've decided not to use GPS because of the ...
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Test automation tool for an Android app

Android monkey tool is great! With one line of script, it launch your app and perform automation tests: adb shell monkey -p my.greate.package + -c android.intent.category.LAUNCHER -s 123 --pct-touch ...
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Monitoring app for mobile signal strength over time

I am looking for a free Android app (to run on an S4) that can monitor and record signal strength for my mobile phone and/or mobile data connectivity while I'm underway within a specified timespan (...
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Software to make sure bookings are fulfilled and not just abandoned

Think probably easiest to explain what I need it for and the kind of solution I envisaged, and if there's a better way to do it I'll be interested in that too. I'm part of a tennis club, we have ...
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view and share media from debian on a mobile

There is a few terabytes of media, predominantly pictures, on a debian device. They can be accessed with smb (samba) or ssh (sftp, sshfs). I would like to be able to view these media items on Android ...
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Best development framework for both desktop and mobile apps which can also be connected to raspberry pi [closed]

I want to develop an app which can be used in mobile phones and desktops and laptops. The app should be compatible to all mobile phone Operating Systems(Android, iOS etc.). The app should also be ...
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Software to build a taxi app easily, without vendor lock-in

Could you please help me narrow my search for software that can be used to make a taxi app? The app will provide similar functionalities to the lyft app. It should be maintainable and robust. Must be ...
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On-premise Mobile Device Management solution for Android

I'm looking for a Mobile Device Management solution that can be deployed on my own servers. Cloud-based solutions are strictly NOT required. Please enlist such solutions which can cater at-least ...
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Chat app on mobile phones were users can be anonymous and any two can chat privately

I am looking for a chat app on Android and iOS where users join a public room anonymously (no phone number or authentication is required) and chat. If two users want to chat privately, they can chat ...
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Mobile app for emergency video

Let's say that I'm witnessing an event that I have to immediately record to the cloud. Maybe a traffic accident where the hitting driver is trying to get away without giving his details, or a police ...
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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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Cross platform framework for mobile dev (with notification and background service)

I am looking for a cross platform framework that support Android and iOS. But the problem is: the framework should be able to Run background services at the boot of the phone; Push notifications. ...
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TV Everywhere apps for Samsung Gear VR

TV Everywhere is cable and satellite providers' answer to the practice of cord-cutting, i.e. using Internet streaming services as a substitute for subscribing to cable or satellite services. TV ...
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Mobile phone synchronization and backup software?

I would want to synchronize some data from older mobile phones that do not have Android or iOS and the software provided by the manufacturers do not have all the features that I want, mainly SMS ...
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Is there a mobile app to cache the content of a private MediaWiki instance?

I'm a webmaster at an organization that has a private wiki. We have a MediaWiki instance hosted on a GoDaddy shared hosting environment. My supervisor is asking that we have an app for our employee's ...
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Workflow Management for Job Shop - Mobile & Desktop

I'm looking for a database solution to capture workflow tasks, which can be used on desktops (Windows) and also on android and iOS devices. Smoothness of the interface is very important to me, ...
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Text/call on computer through phone

Is there any software that would allow me to connect my mobile phone to my laptop where I could text or call through my computer? My requirements are, App runs on Andriod OS Software runs on Windows ...
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Is there an Android app similar to RunAsDate for Windows?

I'm looking for an Android app that can open apps I want using the date I specify instead of the system date. Something similar to the RunAsDate program that is available for Windows: RunAsDate is ...
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Didactic / simplistic operating system for mobile phones for learning purpose

Basically, I want to a mobile OS, that can be used to learn about the creation of mobile operating systems. I'd prefer one thats based on Android. Something like Minix for desktop: A clean and small ...
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Mobile App that works on both Android and IOS for Barcode/Inventory Control

I"m looking for a simple mobile app that can be used on both Android and iOS that does the following: Imports an excel file with barcode details (barcode and description) Scans a barcode Looks up the ...
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Android program to navigate automated customer service and wake on representative

I'm having to waste too much time navigating automatic customer service numbers. For example, I'd call my cell phone provider, and then I need to press 1 for English, and then wait as they go over all ...
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An alternative to Google Docs for mostly-following text by a single author

I am organizing a team of our local tennis club. Last year I used Doodle and this time I tried Google Docs. The feedback was negative. I personally like Google Docs, but up to now I used it only on PC,...
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Any legitimate SVN client for Android?

I have an Google Pixel 2 which is obviously running Android. I have a Cisco App called AnyConnect that lets me through my companies VPN on my phone's. For example I have SSH apps where I can navigate ...
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Which framework is best to use for creating a multi platform auction app?

I am making an auction application that will run on iOS/Android and the also the web if logged in through a browser. The key feature here is that it will need to be pretty much real time, just like ...
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Choosing a database for reverse auction marketplace [closed]

I'm building a reverse bidding marketplace for high-end goods in which vendors will bid against each other (without knowing the each other's price) to drive the price down for consumers. I'm a product ...
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Learning English with a mobile app which allows configurable word lists

My son (10yo) gets all the time printed vocabulary learning lists. Then I aks myself: there are myriads of English learning mobile apps, but are there also some which would allow to put up lists for ...
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Seeking list-detail Reactjs component library

I'm building a Reactjs app. I would like to find a React component library or open source project that implements the familiar MasterList-Detail UX pattern so familiar with modern mobile apps. Similar ...
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Java XPath Generation Library for xml

I am developing a mobile automation software which use appium internally. When i get a page source i receive an xml which contains mobile elements. My requirement is to generate a unique and shortest ...
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Is there a Wordpress alternative for Mobile Apps?

Wordpress offers an opensource platform to help create websites and webapps from templates and then also to customize and personalize it. Is there something similar for the Mobile App world? I have ...
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Best Android launcher for productivity

I'm looking for an Android launcher designed for productivity. I was a huge fan of Slide Screen, a minimalist launcher with all needed information in one single slidable screen. Sadly, the project is ...