[APP][5.0+][Chromium/gello(CM)] Pyrope Browser - Browser with integrated AdBlock

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shaggyskunk

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The development is very slow or non existent?
No new version since very long time..
It's on the store




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Boolian

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The development is very slow or non existent?
No new version since very long time..
True, but I'm sure we'll see something in a few weeks.
The dev is also studying hard irl.
A lot of development trial was on sync but then Google broke function = wasted development time.
Also, 'Jelly' browser has replaced 'Gello' so dev is probably having to look at that impact.
I'm hoping for updated chromium soon at least, but I still have a little more patience to give...
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True, but I'm sure we'll see something in a few weeks.
The dev is also studying hard irl.
A lot of development trial was on sync but then Google broke function = wasted development time.
Also, 'Jelly' browser has replaced 'Gello' so dev is probably having to look at that impact.
I'm hoping for updated chromium soon at least, but I still have a little more patience to give...
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People need to sacrifice the sync function.
Its a form of spyware. Even the most privacy focused browsers like slimjet, iridium browser, dragon Browser, it totally destroy all privacy functions,
the browsers I did mention do not call home to google or send data to their servers but if you use sync you will be logged in and profiled all the time you use your browser
everything you do with your browser will be signed with your google account.

So please do not waste time into getting sync to work even though many complain about.

Performance optimization is more important, while pyrope is still king in reneder speed of webpages chrome is getting closer and closer with each update (including their bloat)
 
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Boolian

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People need to sacrifice the sync function.
Its a form of spyware. Even the most privacy focused browsers like slimjet, iridium browser, dragon Browser, it totally destroy all privacy functions,
the browsers I did mention do not call home to google or send data to their servers but if you use sync you will be logged in and profiled all the time you use your browser
everything you do with your browser will be signed with your google account.

So please do not waste time into getting sync to work even though many complain about.

Performance optimization is more important, while pyrope is still king in reneder speed of webpages chrome is getting closer and closer with each update (including their bloat)
I don't use sync myself, but it was a popular request and the dev spent some time on it.
It's no longer viable now anyway (as the dev acknowledged earlier in the thread) so cannot be implemented even if anyone still wants it.
As far as I'm aware the dev is working to bring updated chromium version next.
There is a feature list in the OP which was being worked through. Also testers here were assisting with adblock on Snapdragon/Exynos devices.
Have a look back to his last few posts if you like for details. No indication that development has stopped, just slowed a bit due to recent circumstances.
As you say, perhaps Chrome is creeping up in the performance stakes, but they are a multibillion enterprise and original Gello was a product of a handful of devs working in their spare time and Pyrope is one dedicated developer!
I don't use Chrome on mobile...
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I really love this browser, thanks devs for making this app a one of a kind. But I just noticed that the player of this app took too long to play a video esp on Facebook and also I can't seem to download the video. But still it is a lightning fast browser kudos to the makers.
 

Primorsky78

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recover tabs (browser session)

Hello all

I had a Gello-based browser with a 100 opened tabs in the current session. Today, for unknown reason i've lost all my tabs in session :(. History won't help because the most of these tabs was opened a long time ago.
Is it possible to recover the list of these tabs or, at least, recover all URLs from the lost session?

The file "CURRENT" located at ROOT/data/data/org.cyagenmod.gello.browser/app_swe_webview/default/Session Storage/ was rewritten...
But there are few of other files with *.ldb extension in this folder. Also i've found "Local Storage" folder - some sort of database of web-sites from the lost session. I have made the backup of course (after lost of session).

Can you suggest me please, What can i do to recover session or visited URLs?

Here is information about my mobile device system:
RessurectionRemix custom firmware for ZTE Nubia z7 mini smartphone (Cyagenmod/Android 6.0.1 based, rooted) with the Gello browser.
 

b4rgh3st

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Thanks for the great browser. I just have one issue: YouTube stops playing videos when the screen turns off or when I switch tabs or between apps.

Latest pyrope version from XDA labs on fulmics 7.5 (LG G3)
 

VitasLoWang

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stop button

Hello, am I blind or there is no stop button? I hate when the browser on phone starts loading whatever page I had open an hour ago which I totally don't care anymore and it just wastes battery and dataplan. On Chrome I always tap stop. Can I do it on Pyrope? Anyway it would be better if this browser just did not bother loading the last open webpage, because I believe that people mostly don't want that especially if it has been last loaded a long time ago.
 

adamkatav

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Hello, I tried to install the browser and I got error 505 even after removing gello. Any ideas?


Never mind, all I had to do was rebooting
 
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    Gello, the developed browser based on chromium / swe, directly from the CyanogenMod team is available for all 5.0+ devices. :D :D
    Optimized for Qualcomm® Snapdragon™*- Pyrope works on other devices which don't have a Snapdragon™ chip (Web Refiner Module not included)
    This app is based on chromium / swe and Cyanogemod, and it needs a proper build env to be compiled is like 40GB download and it takes a decent amount of time to download and compile. They don't make it that easy.

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    FEATURES

    • Web Refiner- Filters advertisments for a cleaner and faster browsing experience
    • Incognito mode- Search in private with incognito mode, Pyrope will not record your history and cookies
    • Power saving mode- Improve battery life by restricting performance and certain functions
    • Night mode - inverted colors to rest your eyes
    • Immersive mode – make the browser fullscreen
    • Background audio - Video content can continue playing audio even when the browser is not active in foreground
    • Edge navigation - Navigate webpages by right swiping the left edge to go forward, left swiping the right edge to go back
    • LookLock - (prevent all the other apps to see / read the webview content)
    • Dynamic notification bar*- Status bar and navigation bar colour basing on the icon of the website you're visiting, providing a stunning visual experience.
    • Advanced WebPage sharing (Share page screenshot and link instead of link only)
    • Save webpages for offline reading
    • Supports Android 5.0 and above

    UPCOMING FEATURES (in my modded version)
    (feature are suggest by the users!) (strike raw are add ;))
    -Integrated ad blocker
    -Downport to 5.0 devices -Downport to kitkat
    -Fix reload background tabs
    -DuckDuckGo in search engine menu
    -text rewrapping
    -Option "search this image on Google" (add search image on google home)
    -Ability to play Youtube when the screen is off
    -Google account sync http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/01/24/google-shuts-off-chrome-sync-api-third-party-browsers-android-citing-security-vulnerability/
    -Importing bookmarks
    -Bookmarks in default page
    -Automatic Translation
    -Read mode
    -Settings to increase the number of pages to keep in memory (now is set a two page because many users have a low device)
    -New tab and exit and clear button
    -option to move addressbar to bottom, for more easy to use one hand with large screen
    -play store link open in play store app of default

    Play Store Link (Before to install delete gello/gello mod data and unistall gello mod and gello (system app) on your device

    Pyrope telegram channel (for update, beta built, complete changelog and other)

    LINK PYROPE LIGHT (4.1+) - OFFICIAL TREAD

    MY VERSION CHANGELOG:
    V17:
    START RELESE
    •More compatible with other device (NOT ONLY CYANOGEMOD)
    V20:
    •Fix and stability
    V21:
    •AdBlock
    •DuckDuckGo in search engine menu
    •add search image on google home
    •optimization (I have reduce apk size more of 20 mb respect my previous version)
    V22:
    •new adblock conf. (He came back was too aggressive)
    •text rewrapping
    •new app name
    •fix and other
    V23:
    •Fix setting crash when system language is Russian or Spanish
    •improvements to the stability and the speed
    V25:
    •Fix Update by xda labs
    •App version changed
    •A bit of general cleanup and minor fixes
    V27:
    •bugs fix and code clearing
    V29:
    •new icon app Thanks to @t-ryder Plese follow and support their work in his site http://7-r.deviantart.com/
    •google encrypted as default search engine
    V30:
    •the new icon now are centrate
    •bugs fix
    V33:
    •downport to 5.0+ device
    •increase res of shared images
    V34:
    •new adblock config.
    •bugs fix
    V38:
    • changed name on "Pyrope"
    •new UI
    •new icon app Thanks to @t-ryder Plese follow and support their work in his site http://7-r.deviantart.com/
    •increase res of shared images
    •bug fix
    V40:
    •add suggestion in the URL bar
    •replace google encrypted with google as default search engine
    •traslation import
    •varius bug fixed!
    V40:
    •add startpage search engine
    • bug fix


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    KNOWN BUG:
    -Adblock work only with snapdragon device, I now stay work to version beta to fix it, the problem is in the chronium source update see the post #724http://forum.xda-developers.com/showpost.php?p=68515224&postcount=724
    FROM CODE AURORA FORUM
    WebRefiner libraries
    1.The libraries listed in src/components/web_refiner/ (downloaded during the 'gclient sync' phase) are built on top of SWE based on Chromium version M42. Attempting to use these libraries in any other version of chromium will result in instability.
    2.libswewebrefiner.so is built with dependency on libswe.so. If you are changing the chromium library name to something else in your project, then libswewebrefiner.so library loading will simply fail at runtime.
    3.Libraries support ARM and ARM64 architecture only.

    OLD VERSION:

    SCREENSHOT:
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    BENCHMARK:
    With Vellamo:
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    OCTANE BENCHMARK : HERE


    SOURCE CODE:
    Gello Official
    Chromium Source
    For information: GOOGLE + OFFICIAL GELLO

    SPECIAL CREDITS:
    Lineageos team and dev JoeyRizzoli : for the work in official Gello
    @t-ryder, @netinetinet David Garner, Ervin Vass, Vicente Fernandez Guerra, Hemant Karandikar, Ian Kinnell and Воронин Роман, Michael Crider: for donation and support for publish app on play store.
    @t-ryder : for new app icon and graphic - plese follow and support their work in his site http://7-r.deviantart.com/
    @secretkloud : for help with graphic
    @4Freedom : for help me with benchmark screen
    @D.R-Ult.Googler @aditya7051 : 5.0 beta tester
    exynos and mediatek beta tester - working

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    Pyrope browser is on play store :fingers-crossed:

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    its the version of gello mod for play store, with new feature, new UI, and new icon! made by @t-ryder :D

    Pyrope have a new sign and android package!
    if have gello, gello mod or both, Please follow this step before starting the installation:
    • delete the data of gello mod or gello
    • unistall gello mod
    • unistall gello (its a system app use Link2sd or similar)

    Play store link

    I would be very happy if you leave 5 stars, thanks :good:
    if you have any problems please contact me and we will find a solution! :angel:

    tomorrow I relese the pyrope light version, with light UI and for compatible with kitkat devices :D
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    Are there any plans to update the base chromium version of this browser?

    Thanks!


    https://review.lineageos.org/#/c/154784/
    I think cm/lineage is finally switching to their own fork of chromium which is more up to date (55.0.2883.105) so this should be good news for gello security.


    Agree adblocking is essential, I have exynos handset and lack of blocking is the one thing stopping me using this browser. Is there any beta testing I could do to help @Ninnix96 bring this browser to exynos with blocking enabled? I'd love to help where possible particularly as the one blocking browser adblock browser is resource intensive and sometimes crashes, pyrope is definitely the better browser.


    I have starting to a 55 version of pyrope, ad block for all and I hope Google sync for all!
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    I woder why we have other lanugage values ,but it didnt show up?
    solution?

    you what you mean? The CyanogenMod team is now working more or less only to translations

    Gello Mod Downport to 5.0 devices!

    NEW VERSION

    V33:
    • downport to 5.0+ device - thanks to beta tester @D.R-Ult.Googler @aditya7051
    • increase res of shared images(cyanogemod)
    • minor bugs fix

    LINK V33

    Gello Mod v 30 has far exceeded 4500 downloads without counting those who are upgrading from xda labs, I can not wait that we will be on the play store! Now we can get on even more devices!

    thank you, the merit is yours! :)

    next version are a beta for mediatek and exynos device!
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    NEW VERSION OUT:


    • V34:
    • new adblock config
    • bugs fix

    LINK GELLO MOD 34
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