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Is embedding videos from third parties copyright infringement? [on hold]

I'm currently working on a Android App that is supposed to stream a certain TV show using embedded videos. These videos are available for everyone on video sharing websites (such as Dailymotion etc.), ...
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How to disable android applications from running back ground automatically [duplicate]

My phone (Note3) has a large amount of ram, but there are always lots of applications that can run back ground which can easily consume more than 90% of your memory. It's really annoying to manually ...
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USB to Droid Speed?

Let’s say you connect your android smartphone to a USB 3.0 port. You would like to upload a 1 GB file to your Android smartphone, how long will it take?
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uninstall for good, certain apps on kitkat

I want to remove internet browsing and the gmail/email apps on my phone. I know that i can root it. I don't use it for calls or texting. Just for wifi. And i don't want browsing or emails just gaming. ...
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How can I view only one star ratings in Google Play Store?

I find it quite annoying that there is no easy way to sort the reviews of an Android app: - neithar can I search for certain keywords sthat may appear in a review - nor can I change the sort order, ...
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Android BLE does not receive any beacon after it start for a period of time [on hold]

Android BLE device does not receive any beacon after it starts for a period of time, My app have initialized BLE at the beginning. even I restart my app, it still doesn't work,I have to restart ...
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What can l use if l cant use Flash Player!? (Samsung Galaxy Pocket) [on hold]

So l cant get Flash Player for my phone, so is there any other way to get it or a browser that has it so l can play Facebook Games or watch some videos that seem to need Flash Player? Thank you for ...
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How to self update a System app? [on hold]

I've built a system app running on a rooted/customized version of AOSP android. Sometimes, I need to download new version of my app from my personal website and replace it on Android system with the ...
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How to clean the email app on Android 4.1.2 [on hold]

I clean the cache, clean the folders regularly but still have 524MB of data. How do I clean this?
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How to make Reset Button in android studio? [on hold]

This is my experiment code . Im new in Android studio . Please help me how to make Reset button . Thank you :) <Button android:layout_width="wrap_content" ...
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Android Studio | apk crash when i put “ ':librerias:tess-two:tess-two', ” line. What I doing wrong? [on hold]

I already imported my library "tesseract" (tess-two), but when I try to add code to scan my bitmap, the application is closed by pressing the button to scan What I doing wrong? here the last part of ...
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Update APK from command line using ADB?

I have a phone running Cyanogenmod, which is an AOSP derivative. It lacks Google Play. I installed Textra as the messaging app some time ago using adb install com.textra.apk. Textra was recently ...
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myMail application - custom ringtone

I was wondering if any one of you out there have used / uses myMail application as an alternative to GMail built in app. I wanted to set my own notification ringtone but i do not see the option to do ...
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How to exit android program in develop [on hold]

In android programs develop, how to exit of program? Is it true that the code to put out?
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Drive cannot be resolved and google api client can not be resolved [on hold]

I am new in android development and I import a project and It shows me error that google api client can not be resolve and drive can not be resolved. I try all answer that were posted on stack over ...
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how do I get hot spots for wyfy [on hold]

I'm very ambitious to learn all that I can from my phone for time being just started using a smart phone in the last year 37 years old always before had a basic phone in my 20s they would send stupid ...
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Null pointer Exception in Android with Volley library [on hold]

My Java Code is this package com.example.androidregistrationapp; import com.android.volley.Request; import com.android.volley.RequestQueue; import com.android.volley.toolbox.Volley; import ...
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voice transmission using udp protocol [on hold]

i want to create an application that is similar to viber and skype and i am using udp to transmit voice and audiorecord to record voice and audiotrack to play the voice but i get a lot of noise and ...
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app for scanning to pdf with ocr or just best pdf quality slides [on hold]

Searching for an app that will give the best quality of scanned documents/books to pdf? Also wounder if any of these apps could make the pdf in ocr format(so I can search within the document)? If ocr ...
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Can the previous version overwrite the currently installed app?

Suppose the new version of APK of any project is currently installed on the Android phone, but I want to install my previous APK on the phone. In that case, what will happen? Will it be updated to the ...
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Creating a database app for Fantasy Football with a little description? [closed]

I wanted to create an app for myself of a database of NFL players with their stats, and a brief paragraph or two about them (manually entered by myself). I want to be able to sort players based of the ...
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how can I get the app to work again? [on hold]

Ok. Now I'm sitting here with a note3. I have 2 mess apps. Ran both bak n forth at 1 point. N now that I need to open the 1 that came installed, it givs me this "unfortunately has stopped .com ...
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Does anyone know how you would use GPIO pins on an android device

I am currently trying to use an Odriod U3 (android) to control a few relays.I have looked for apps or software to utilize the gpio pins and haven't came up with any answer. Is there any apps that I ...
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Apps installed but not installed?

I was listen to music on Soundcloud and suddenly my phone restarted and it showed all of my apps installed on my SD card as Not installed, why is it saying this?
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Are Android games and apps auto screen resizeable?

By auto screen resizeable I mean that lets say I have a game which runs perfectly on HTC Wildfire S (screen dimensions: 320x480; Android:2.3.5). Can I install the exact same game .apk file on Samsung ...
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How resize the Action Bar Menu Text Size in Android [closed]

I am developing the android application. have one doubt regarding reduce the text size for action bar menu item. this my code. <resources ...
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error: only position independent executables (PIE) are supported when I try to run curl on android 5.1

I'm trying to run curl on android 5.1,but this error doesn't help : root@manta:/root/home/curl/data/local/bin # ./curl error: only position independent executables (PIE) are supported. I've got the ...
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How do I keep Applications I don't use from runNing automatically? [duplicate]

How do I keep certain apps from auto run if I never use them?
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Putting in an SD card made my zedge ringtones unusable and I can't access the pet shop app etc.,

I don't have an android, but my girlfriend said she needed an SD card so I got her one. She put it in her phone, it just said 'setting up SD card' and she didn't have to do anything else. It made her ...
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Secure my Android App Code [closed]

Please i wanna know please if their any way to secure or encrypt my application code, which means who downloaded my apk file won't be able to decrypt it using dex2jar or any other tools. Thanks in ...
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Linx 10 thinks it's an Android phone! [closed]

I have bought a Linx 10 and it keeps wanting to download every app to my new ZTE Android phone. But I want to download a PDF app onto the tablet. It's as if the tablet thinks it's the phone!
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unable to connect 2 app 2nd sim network

i am facing a unique kind of problem. Here i am using dual sim android phone. Usually i use internet from sim 1 but for last 2 days i start using internet from sim2. Now when i change back and start ...
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unable to download app

Just bought linx 10 Also bought phone ZTE Got phone first so downloaded lots of apps. Including camera mx. Tried to download camera mx to linx tablet but it say it is already installed. Did the ...
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what is the binary request service under my plenty of fish app info?

Just wondering what the binary request service is found under my plenty of fish application. I believe my phone was recently hacked. There are a lot of things on my phone that are not making sense.
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Get into recovery mode Xperia Ray

I want to install custom rom in my xperia ray. I have rooted my phone, Unlocked boot loader and also instaled clock work mod. I have downloaded the custom rom and gapps in my sd card. But i am not ...
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Half screen in android whatsapp camera while scanning QR code

I have still the saem problem, My internet is working perfactly.. I have idea 3g network, I have Xperia U running on Android 4.0.4. I cannot scan the barcode because of whatsapp camera is open in 1/4 ...
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HTC Incredible not sending or recieving picture msg

I have a HTC Incredible 4G and it will not let me open or send picture messages and the alarm clock is off and wont let me put in the correct time I want?
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White speech bubble with quotation mark [closed]

Could someone help me figure out what this icon means. Its in my notification panel. Its a white speech bubble with black quotation marks in it. Thank you!
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Cancel sending a message to group in WhatsApp [duplicate]

I mistakenly pasted a message in a WhatsApp group. I noticed that immediately and turned off my internet. The message was still not sent (single tick did not appear), and I deleted that message and ...
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galaxy Tab 2 purchased apps reinstallation

I purchased an app for my kids. When I reset the TAB and tried to reinstall the apps it asks me to purchase them again. When I used to have my Ipod and reset it, it remembered the purchases made ...
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Huawei phone- apps downloaded and visible under settings but can't open

I have a new Huawei phone purchased in Australia, and I have successfully downloaded apps, which appear under app settings, but there are no shortcuts for the apps nor an option to open them. Any help ...
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my internal memory is empty but cant add new apps

Not enough storage when loading apps to my phone why is this and my internal memory is empty, also new 4gb memory card is brand new.
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email app for IMAP with spam filtering

I am trying to find an app that filters out spam on an IMAP email connection. I've looked around and can't find one that specifically states that it does and the Gmail app doesn't do so for non-Gmail ...
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Cannot open my app it keeps saying app not installed

I transferred some of my app to my SD card using the cm cleaner app and it was working perfectly fine .but suddenly today I cannot open those app it keeps saying app not installed.I tried ...
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How can I update a system application without re-installing the OS?

I have create an application and installed it to a device in the Android system image. Now I have added some new features to my app and I want to update my current install app with that new ...
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Apps on my huawei Ascend G700 stopped working

My Huawei Ascend G700 is not working properly. First message pops up that "Google Play Store has stopped working" and subsequently different apps like Google chrome, Viber, Facebook messenger start ...
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Some apps cannot access the internet

After my Android Lollipop upgrade on my HTC M8, some apps are unable to access the internet such as Twitter, but Facebook works perfectly fine. WhatsApp works fine except that I'm unable to receive ...
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what to do if my all google apps are not working properly

I need a serious advice from android experts. When I was managing my apps space in my android phone, I accidentally crashed all inbuilt google apps like google account manager, google play services ...
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Nexus S won't turn on HELP!

i got issues with my Samsung Galaxy Nexus S i9023. It's new mobile. After 2 months i was msg's with my friends,then my phone just restart and its was fine for 1 min. then it turn off. And when i try ...
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How to get the installation date and time of application?

I want to find the installation date and time of the applications in my mobile. Where is it stored? In Ubuntu it can be found from the /var/log/dpkg.log. What about Android? I am using Android 4.1.2.