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Free Offline Navigation Apps for Android based on OpenStreetMap – An Overview

The last couple of weeks I investigated thoroughly on Android navigation apps that work offline. There are two reasons therefore: Firstly I have friends and relatives in several countries of Europe. This means expensive roaming costs for mobile data, i.e. … Continue reading

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Refreshing lists via drag/pull gesture in Android

From modern Android apps we know the ability to refresh list contents by pulling a list downwards so far until a refresh animation on the top of the list appears: Actually I found that tutorials how to implement this tend … Continue reading

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Mail encryption via PGP/MIME on Android

After heavily investigating PGP encryption on smartphones running Android, I want to share the most important of my findings. These are primarily related to PGP/MIME support for email encryption, since this is the only way to encrypt emails completely including … Continue reading

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Solved problems while installing CyanogenMod 11 on Samsung Galaxy S3 mini

Installing CyanogenMod on a Samsung Galaxy S3 mini was unexpectedly difficult. Several problems appeared during that process. I want to explain these problems and how I solved them in this article. To download an suitable Android CyanogenMod 11 or 12 … Continue reading

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