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  1. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    See you not here They deleted this message once before and I may be banned again. The freedom to discuss what this is about is absent, so my participation on xda is done. Contact me via all other avenues. Naked Browser lives. Excelsior! :good: --Tony
  2. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    See you not here They may delete this message and I may be banned again. The freedom to discuss what this is about is absent, so my participation on xda is done. Contact me via all other avenues. Naked Browser lives. Excelsior! :good: --Tony
  3. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    NEW VERSION in the Google Play Store: 1.0 build 86 CHANGE LOG new option: show/hide bottom menu text labels app launch speed returned to previous level of performance KitKat: fix for CNN videos fixed odd/rare crash which could happen on some devices Thank you for your feedback and...
  4. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    All icons are from AOSP or tweaked versions of those so they are the same style. Start page options are on to do list, but accomplish this now by launching the app with a shortcut to your preferred page. New KitKat printing feature is on to do list. "Star" this issue to vote on it. Must be...
  5. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    NEW VERSION in the Google Play Store: 1.0 build 28 CHANGE LOG new options: gestures for bottom corners and swipe across bug fix: site rules now save properly for hosts starting with special characters/numbers cookie white list compatible with more sites app launch speed returned to...
  6. aminaked

    Post What Internet Browser is your favorite for android?

    BOAT I posted this in Boat's forum here on XDA and they never responded... Comment on this analysis of Boat: http://mobilesandbox.org/xml_report_static/?q=351712 0. Why is Boat reading contacts? 1. Why is Boat reading data logs? 2. Why is Boat reading last known location? 3. Why is Boat reading...
  7. aminaked

    Post Battle of the Web Browser - Is Dolphin Unbeatable?

    I know the problem is not a Dolphin-specific issue. Dolphin / Boat / Next Browser / UC / Maxthon / One Browser / and others are garbage. Just check out the privilege requirements. You are wrong that the browser I am using is collecting my data. My browser collects absolutely no data, it never...
  8. aminaked

    Post What Internet Browser is your favorite for android?

    [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history Dolphin is the original crap browser. Now they encrypt data before phoning it home so there is no way to know what information they are collecting. Boat / Next Browser / Maxthon / One Browser / and others are doing the same type...
  9. aminaked

    Post What Internet Browser is your favorite for android?

    UC Browser is perhaps the biggest piece of trash Android browser out there. Just look at the permissions. Other browsers like Dolphin / Next / Boat / Maxthon / etc. are just as bad too. Spying is not only an invasion of privacy, it wastes battery power, bandwidth, and CPU. MIUI is also a piece...
  10. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    What is ridiculous is your position that there are no possible negative consequences. What is completely ridiculous is that you argue with me even though I answered yes to your request.
  11. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    NEW VERSION in the Google Play Store: 1.0 build 85 CHANGE LOG bug fix: start page and history less likely to garble built-in downloader compatible with more servers app chooser displays for more Play Store links, like movies reverted font size changes (they were perhaps too small on some...
  12. aminaked

    Post What browser do you use?

    I am curious how people can use Next / Dolphin / Boat / Maxthon / and the other crapware that phones home your data.
  13. aminaked

    Post [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history

    http://forum.xda-developers.com/showpost.php?p=48564902&postcount=441 You are all worked up about something and for some reason. I was just pointing out some things. Wise up.
  14. aminaked

    Post [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history

    Web sites can only collect so much information, but a browser app can collect so much more. Read Dolphin's privacy policy for a hint as to what they are collecting. In a word, *everything* is up for grabs. A web site that you visit cannot do this. This is why you should not use a spyware...
  15. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    On Nexus 5? I cannot reproduce it. What do you have checked in Gestures and actions > Double tap? Does the click through happen on all links, like the start page links? PM me if you wish. I will catch up on responding to PMs before long.
  16. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    NEW VERSION in the Google Play Store: 1.0 build 25 CHANGE LOG bug fix: start page and history less likely to garble bottom corner gestures work better with some actions built-in downloader compatible with more web servers app chooser displays for more Play Store links, like movies...
  17. aminaked

    Post [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history

    Look a few pages back in this thread. I'll repost... Boat looks even worse: just look at the permission requirements. Kind of off topic in this thread but I ran an analysis of the Boat APK and posted the following in Boat's forum here on XDA. They never responded. Comment on this analysis of...
  18. aminaked

    Post What browser do you use?

    You would have to ask the manufacturers of those browsers if you can opt out of data collection. Regarding AppOps, you would have to disable the internet privilege to be sure that your data was safe. Why use spyware in the first place?
  19. aminaked

    Post What browser do you use?

    Here is an APK analysis of Maxthon: http://mobilesandbox.org/xml_report_static/?q=358104 android.permission.RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED [run on boot] android.permission.GET_TASKS [get running tasks] android.permission.READ_CONTACTS android/telephony/TelephonyManager;->getDeviceId [used to identify...
  20. aminaked

    Post What browser do you use?

    [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1319529 Dolphin / Boat / UC Browser / Maxthon / most Android browsers are wasting your battery power, bandwidth, and CPU cycles as they collect data on you.
  21. aminaked

    Post [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history

    That adds nothing to this discussion about Dolphin Browser's continued privacy violations and the privacy violations of many Android web browsers. How and why use an app like Dolphin/Boat/UC Browser when you know that they are garbage?
  22. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    I understand, and you are wise to be cautious. There is no way for me to prove that Naked Browser (and Pro version) are completely trustworthy. Of some reassurance should be the apps' privacy policy, which I am required to post because of a law in my state (California, USA). If I break that...
  23. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    Explain. Naked Browser Pro discussion is has to be in the "Paid Software" section of XDA: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2231310 but the app description in the Play Store lists many of the added features. That method to add text wrap back to Android KitKat involves...
  24. aminaked

    Post [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history

    > Dolphin Zero Analysis of Dolphin Zero APK: http://mobilesandbox.org/xml_report_static/?q=358023 android.permission.READ_CONTACTS android.permission.READ_PHONE_STATE android.permission.READ_LOGS getDeviceId Execution of external commands > UC Browser Look at the privilege requirements: worse...
  25. aminaked

    Post [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history

    I do not know how the spyware works. Regarding AppOps, my understanding is that it does not work with every Android permission. You may not be able to rely on it to report 100% of permissions used.
  26. aminaked

    Post [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history

    That sounds right to me. The thing is, your ad blocker is playing an endless catch up game with the spyware. At any time the spyware could change its phone home servers. There are still the wasted resources of the app collecting your data, encrypting it, and at least attempting to phone it...
  27. aminaked

    Post Battle of the Web Browser - Is Dolphin Unbeatable?

    OK but I am saying that you are using crap. Dolphin is crap because of privacy issues. Spying also wastes battery power, bandwidth, and CPU cycles.
  28. aminaked

    Post [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history

    In App Ops are you looking at "last used"? Other permissions can be used by an app during a different time period, like right after device boot. Also, Boat requires strange permissions like the ability to close apps. Who knows what shenanigans they are pulling with those permissions? Look at the...
  29. aminaked

    Post [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history

    Boat looks even worse: just look at the permission requirements. Kind of off topic in this thread but I ran an analysis of the Boat APK and posted the following in Boat's forum here on XDA. They never responded. Comment on this analysis of Boat...
  30. aminaked

    Post Battle of the Web Browser - Is Dolphin Unbeatable?

    The one you code yourself I guess.
  31. aminaked

    Post [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history

    Stop defending Dolphin by propagating their public relations spin. The whole truth is that Dolphin now encrypts the data that they phone home. That does not fix the privacy issue. They made a completely incompetent and bonehead move phoning home all URLs in plain text, even https URLs which...
  32. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    If you google "chrome webview github" you'll find at least a couple: https://github.com/mogoweb/chromium_webview https://github.com/pwnall/chromeview [1] Read first post in thread / Play Store app description [2] See #1: Naked Browser not made for pride [3] 2010 theme causes problem in 2013...
  33. aminaked

    Post Battle of the Web Browser - Is Dolphin Unbeatable?

    Dolphin is garbageware. [PRIVACY] WARNING: Dolphin's collection of your browsing history As for "Next Browser", all GO Dev team apps are garbageware. Look at the ridiculous permission requirements. Boat / UC Browser / ONE browser / Ninesky / Maxthon / Light Browser and more are all junk...
  34. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    NEW VERSION in the Google Play Store: 1.0 build 24 CHANGE LOG bug fixes for whitelists: port numbers handled URL launched from other app/shortcut follows site rules better cookie list compatibility with some sites new option: change URL bar behavior to allow keyboard...
  35. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    Antitrust law is complicated enough that I would not argue on any side of it. However, perhaps a case can be made at least on the basis of this bug: http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=62799 Americans with Disabilities Act could be used because of this bug...
  36. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    No, the option is in the gestures section. Which version of Android are you using, 4.3?
  37. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    NEW VERSION in the Google Play Store: 1.0 build 84 CHANGE LOG fix for crashes on some devices/ROMs. Thank you Phil W. for reporting the issue and helping to test small tweak to progress bar height, newer devices no Adobe Flash bookmark on new install on KitKat and other fixes due to...
  38. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    Bug reports regarding Android WebView component. "Star" these issues to vote on them. Must be logged in to Google to vote. KitKat WebView based on webkit should be reinstated http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=62293 Nexus 5 running stock KitKat. Android WebView has seriously...
  39. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    What is hard to use about gestures and what happens when you try to use them? Swiping left edge is used to show bookmarks/links view. Use alternative gestures like swiping left/right along bottom of screen, two finger swipe, etc. Yes, KitKat furthers the deterioration of Android WebView...
  40. aminaked

    Post WARNING Naked Browser battery drain very strange

    koo koo I'm the Naked Browser dev. I have been ignoring this troll in the official Naked Browser thread on XDA. He is not well. Look what he wrote to me via PM on November 3: Now why would you PM the Naked Browser dev this statement out of nowhere? A warning should be tattooed on his forehead.
  41. aminaked

    Post Scrolling performance is quite laggy vs ipad

    The latest Naked Browser update supports 4.4.
  42. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    NEW VERSION in the Google Play Store: 1.0 build 82 CHANGE LOG Android 4.4 support (including new "Text auto-size" option and removed functions with no operation*) small tweak to progress bar dimensions, some devices REINSTATED RECENTLY ROLLED BACK FEATURES (FROM BUILDS 77+) app launch...
  43. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    You accuse me of not doing much to fix it yet you have no clue of the many hours I have spent on this issue. You accuse me of ignoring it yet I PMed you about it/uploaded files. Your accusations are unfounded and you are doing the opposite of helping development. If Naked Browser does not work...
  44. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    This is a development thread. Stay on topic and respect XDA forum rules. Lack of text reflow on 4.4 is annoying. Disabling "Wide viewport" helps but is less than ideal. Showing top menu on scroll down is on to do list as an option but I am not sure how well it will work given that Naked...
  45. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    Discussing potential bugs with Naked Browser and stock keyboard/WebView is totally on topic here. SwiftKey bugs are a tangent. Go here: http://support.swiftkey.net/forums/116693-2-bug-reports/suggestions/3749006-nothing-is-written Furthermore, typing bugs have been discussed and worked on over...
  46. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    Hi, thanks for the bug reports and good detail. I was able to reproduce the menu transparency issue: strange! I'll see what I can do to fix it. Regarding video, is the problem only when video is in full screen or does it happen when embedded?
  47. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    Currently, Naked Browser uses cache so it checks with server and uses bandwidth only as needed, which is how a browser should work. That being said, "fast back" option is on to do list but I am actually not sure how to implement it. Search thread/read app description. Updates released when...
  48. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    NEW VERSION in the Google Play Store: 1.0 build 81 CHANGE LOG reverted recent app launch speed/tab width changes that may have caused crashes on some devices. Let me know! mobile youtube links display chooser for movie players (would only display for non-mobile site before) better image...
  49. aminaked

    Post [APP][2.1+] Naked Browser 1.0 - A full featured yet tiny web browser

    NEW VERSION in the Google Play Store: 1.0 build 77 CHANGE LOG app launch speed optimizations better full screen video support, some newer Android versions. Please let me know if you have full screen video issues! tab button width calculation improvement fixed an odd/rare crash on app...
  50. aminaked

    Post [Android 2.1+] Naked Browser Pro - Where no mobile browser has gone before

    I posted in the official Google bug database that it works in CM based on 4.3 so hopefully they will take notice. It is not straightforward to access the URL to the Flash video stream (.flv). The URL to the Flash object is easy to get but when you send that (.swf) to MX, it is not able to play...