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    Xiaomi Mi tv box Android app for managing screen time

    I have a Xiaomi Mi tv box that we use to watch stuff through like Showmax, etc. Is there an Android app that I can install on it to manage screen time? For example it has a pop up or something after 1 hour (or other time setting) of something being watched or it being on, so that you have a...
  2. Nod

    [UK] Freeview Play

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    Re-purposing a cheap, old Android Tablet

    Hi guys, Looking for your help here please.... I bought my 6yo a really cheap Android tablet 2 or 3 years ago. From the get go, it was slow and useless (sub par = slow-er & useless-er than ever anticipated) and has gathered dust since. I've started a business and want to leave one of my...
  4. TheOneAtFault

    WinDev Mobile (Android) - Passing the correct context for AppCompatActivity

    Ahoy hoay! Bare with me on this one. So some background; I am working in a development environment called WinDev, the mobile edition and it uses a language called WLanguage. It's handy for cross platform development, think Xamarin, and they make use of a customized android/gradle(not sure what...
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    What phone?

    Hi MBB forums, I need to buy a new phone and I have no clue which phones I should even be looking at, any advice appreciated. I currently am an IOS user but I’m tempted to jump ship to Android. What I need: LTE capability SD card expansion A decent battery ( I’m a heavy user, tend to do allot...
  6. Jamie McKane

    New Android phones required to have parental controls

    New Android phones required to have parental controls Future Android devices will be required to have some form of device usage measurement application in addition to parental control features, 9to5Google reports. This is according to the latest Google Mobile Services (GMS) agreement, which...
  7. ECHLN

    Call of Duty: Mobile

    Hey all. Today marks the day that Call of Duty: Mobile is officially released world wide. This thread will be a place to talk about the game, get news updates on the game and to meet people to play with. Official CALL OF DUTY® designed exclusively for mobile phones. Play iconic multiplayer maps...
  8. Jamie McKane

    Leak shows Android running on feature phone

    Leak shows Android running on feature phone A video supposedly showing a version of Google’s Android mobile operating system being used on a “touchless” Nokia handset has surfaced online. The video shows a person turning on Google Assistant and browsing through an app selection menu.
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    Discovery App - Another test, hello world

    Did anyone else just get a notification on their Android app with the title of "Another test" and the text "hello world"? Clicking on the notification just opened the app.
  10. Jamie McKane

    New "Joker" malware targeting Android devices

    New "Joker" malware targeting Android devices A new type of malware targeting Android smartphones has been discovered in 24 apps which have since been removed from the Google Play Store. Security researcher Aleksejs Kuprins discovered the malicious software, which has been named "The Joker"...
  11. Jamie McKane

    HarmonyOS vs Android

    HarmonyOS vs Android Huawei recently launched its new operating system, HarmonyOS, which has the potential to replace Android on Huawei smartphones. "HarmonyOS is completely different from Android and iOS," explained Huawei Consumer Business CEO, Richard Yu.
  12. Genexus

    Discovery App Keeps on Crashing

    Morning I have a Samsung Galaxy S8 updated to Android 9. I always have Discovery App connected to my watch and Samsung Health but for the last month or so the app keeps on crashing? I've logged calls with Discovery to no avail as well as checking the net for info to this issue. I've also...
  13. Jamie McKane

    The best Google-certified Android TV boxes available in South Africa

    The best Google-certified Android TV boxes available in South Africa Online streaming is becoming increasingly popular among South Africans, with users subscribing to services like Netflix and Showmax which are much cheaper than conventional satellite television. This is further enabled by the...
  14. JohnnyBoi

    Job Hunting Advice for an Aspiring Android Developer?

    Hi guys. :) Few questions here for the experienced Android devs. I was wondering if you have some time to share your experience in landing your first Android dev job? I have experience using the following : - Fundamental knowledge of Android SDK components (Activities, Fragments, Intents...
  15. GreatWmR

    Android TV Missing Channels

    I recently found out that you can update android TV so i updated mine from version 7 to 8 and ive grown to like the Home Channels thing it has going on but i see that other android TVs have a channel called watch next and mine seems to be missing, is it like this for everyone? (in channel...
  16. B

    gate access app

    good day. is there perhaps an app i can download, that allows family to send an sms to my phone, and in turn, my phone will then automatically call and open the gate. i had "gate access" installed, but it is no longer available on latest versions of android.
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    In need of some Cape Town Android Testers

    Hey guys. We're testing out our new Android app that provides journey planning with live directions, ETA's and commuter reports. We need some Cape Town testers to try it out, provide feedback and help improve the commuter experience. The app includes routes for Minibus, MyCiti, Golden Arrow...
  18. Jamie McKane

    How to install Android apps if Google doesn't support your smartphone

    How to install Android apps if Google doesn't support your smartphone Following orders from the United States government in an attempt to curb technology trade with China, Google has revoked Huawei's Android licence. This move could have serious implications for the manufacturer’s smartphone...
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    Ster Kinekor App disappears from Play Store
  20. Sollie

    South Africa Has Second Most Android Banking Malware Attacks As Cyber Crime Increases