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  1. Android: Make your Android apps unlockable through payment

    Do you want to offer a free version of your Android app and as well a paid version without ads and more functionality but with the same basic features? I wanted to do so with my SleepTimer app (extended/unlocked version with Widget and no ads). But what can be…

    on android

  2. SleepTimer: Stop Services attempt without root [failed]

    Problem: With Android 2.2 (Froyo) packages can't be force closed through restartPackage() anymore. Exactly this is what SleepTimer relied on to turn off the different Services which are running music. Thanks to Corsin Camichel I found an example on how Google force closes packages in Android 2.2 (Froyo)…

    on android

  3. ScrumTable

    Yesterday we finished our bachelor project called ScrumTable which we did at the HSR. It was a fun time together with Michael Gfeller and Silvan Gehrig. We received wonderful feedback about ScrumTable. Michael and Silvan will continue to develop ScrumTable at the HSR. ScrumTable can be used in Scrum Meetings…


  4. Android: Get root in 1.5 image for ADP1

    One of the things that shocked me in 1.5 is that root is not possible on the phone anymore. Even with the ADP1 image! Following this post on Google Groups - Android-DevPhone-Updating the following comment was made: According to the Android Developers, in 1.5, root access is no…

    on android, root

  5. Android: Using WPA2-Enterprise

    It is very sad that WPA2-Enterprise is not available to be configured in the WIFI-Settings dialog. But if you know how to configure it by hand you can get it to work. I want to use my schools WPA2-Enterprise so I tried it and found out how to get it…

    on android