FOSS Browser v5.8 [Lite Mod] APK

6.0

"F|L|OSS Browser" is fully free/libre (as in freedom) Android app. The source code is public on Github. The app also does not need any unnecessary permissions.
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Developer
FOSS Android Development
Version
6.0
Updated
September 22, 2018
Requirements
5.0 and up
Size
2.9M
Get it on
Google Play

Description

“F|L|OSS Browser” is fully free/libre (as in freedom) Android app. The source code is public on Github. The app also does not need any unnecessary permissions.

A simple Android browser based on webview. The base is “Ninja” (https://github.com/mthli/Ninja). The intention is to provide a simple and light wight but powerful browser with a nice looking user interface.

The app is complete adfree, open source and needs no unnecessary permissions:
https://github.com/scoute-dich/browser

Links:
– Download: https://github.com/scoute-dich/browser/releases
– Watch Changelog: https://github.com/scoute-dich/browser/blob/master/CHANGELOG.md
– See license: https://github.com/scoute-dich/browser/blob/master/LICENSE.md)
– See screenshots: https://github.com/scoute-dich/browser/blob/master/SCREENSHOTS.md)
– XDA – Link: http://forum.xda-developers.com/android/apps-games/app-browser-t3500091)

Security/Data:

– no unnecessary permissions
– enable/disable cookies, javascript, location access, history
– save login data in separate, encrypted database
– whitelist for javascript, cookies and AdBlocker
– toggle image loading
– backup data
– AdBlocker

UI/Handling:

– optimized for one hand handling (toolbar at bottom)
– tab control (switch, open, close unlimited tabs)
– Android 7 app shortcuts
– full material design
– fullscreen browsing (optional)
– navigation button in fullscreen mode
– request desktop site

Some nice extra features:

– full oreo support
– search on site
– open links in background
– Websearch (from marked text context menu)
– screenshots of the whole website
– build in file browser (open, share, delete files)
– open links in other apps (for example YouTube)

What's new

- updated: adBlock hosts list
- updated: Polish translation (thanks @gh-pmjm)
- fix: problems with characters like ä, ü, ö
- new: Taiwan Trad. Chinese translation (thanks @elmru)
- new: Italian translation (thanks @EnricoMonese)
- new: Portuguese translation (thanks @Sérgio Marques)
- many more fixes and improvements (thanks @BO41)

Application renamed: Browser / Browser
All graphics are deeply optimized.
Cleaned manifest
Compression: Ultra + ZipAlign
Signature changed

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