You've probably seen or installed modified applications, be it a patched dialer for your resolution or a custom WhatsApp version with added features. How do developers do that, though? A lot of the time, the applications' source code isn't even available, so how does it all work? We'll see that first, then take a look at a new tool that aims to make the process much easier, and finally compare it to the popular Xposed framework to see how they...
Android App Review: Lock Your Private Data with ZDlock – XDA Developer TV
I think Dwight K. Schrute from the documentary “The Office” put is best when he said, “With today’s modern surveillance technology, we are in a constant state of being watched—whether it’s our government or the government of other countries a.k.a. Google.” And while that’s true, there are even less threatening people who can get ahold of your information just by using your device.
XDA Senior Member ikaola offers up an application to quickly and easily protect your device.* In this video, XDA Developer TV Producer TK reviews ZDLock. TK shows off the application and gives his thoughts, so check out this app review.
*Please note neither the author of this article nor XDA-Developers.com endorses this app for use against governmental spying.
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