Lock task mode allows you to lock your app to the screen, so that the user won't be able escape from the app by pressing buttons like back and home.

This feature can be especially useful when your implementing single purpose kiosk-like devices. The term Kiosk mode can also be used to describe...

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I did an interview recently for downloadastro.com. I answered some questions related to my Bugjaeger app. You can find the text of the interview below. The original interview is published at
https://appoftheday.downloadastro.com/app/bugjaeger-mobile-adb-develop-debug-via-usb-otg/

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Although the usual Android apps have a graphic user interface and are installed to the device as an APK file, you still have the option to run native elf executables compiled for the architecture that your device supports (mostly arm).

There's a huge amount of tools and small Linux shell utilit...

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Rebooting an Android device without using the standard button and system UI usually requires root privileges or a device owner app. ADB also offers the option to reboot the device through USB or even remotely through WiFi.

The Bugjaeger app supports the ADB protocol and also allows to rebo...

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Many Android devices currently support fastboot. Fastboot is a mechanism that allows to communicate between your computer and the bootloader installed on your Android device. It's basically the protocol that enables this communication.

The bootloader on your devices therefore has to conta...

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