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[Request] NY Times

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By zahne, Junior Member on 11th December 2010, 05:31 PM
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Does anyone have another android device with 2.x and Titanium so they can make a back up .apk?

I saw a video where a guy got it to work on a Gen8 tablet.
12th December 2010, 08:24 PM |#2  
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I've googled this one...


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The Android NYTimes Reader is currently only available through the Android
market for devices and OS versions that have been explicitly approved by
Google to access copy-protected applications in the Market. Unfortunately at
this time there are no plans to distribute the installation package via
other channels.


I did a little investigating with this one. There are at present several obstacles to the NYTimes app working on the edge:
1. It is allegedly built for Android 2.0+
2. It's not available outside the market
3. Even obtained through a device with market access, the apk is a "Protected App" and therefore cannot be backed up via astro and exported in the usual workaround. (at least, not unless your phone is rooted)
4. Even then, many apps obtained through the market are linked to a goggle account (especially protected ones, even if free) and if somehow circumvented, they may cease functioning when the device that the apk is put onto (like the edge) does not match that account.

But he was running it...
13th December 2010, 06:51 PM |#3  
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