Wapdroid manages WiFi to save battery power, turning it on when near known networks, and off otherwise. Features: -cell towers used for location instead of GPS to save power -view and manage stored WiFi networks -turn WiFi off when the battery ...Read more
Wapdroid manages WiFi to save battery power, turning it on when near known networks, and off otherwise.
Features: -cell towers used for location instead of GPS to save power -view and manage stored WiFi networks -turn WiFi off when the battery is low -turn WiFi off when the screen turns off
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Explanation of permissions: CHANGE WI-FI STATE -required to allow enabling and disabling WiFi CHANGE NETWORK CONNECTIVITY -required for scanning for networks READ PHONE STATE AND IDENTITY -required for getting cell tower information PREVENT DEVICE FROM SLEEPING -required for monitoring briefly with the screen off COARSE (NETWORK-BASED) LOCATION -required for location information FULL INTERNET ACCESS -required to get cell tower information
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UPDATED ON: Nov 13, 2013
INSTALLATIONS: 10,000 - 50,000
LATEST VERSION: 3.7.9
REQUIRED ANDROID VERSION: 1.5 and up
automatically start at boot
Allows an application to have itself started as soon as the system has finished booting. This can make it take longer to start the phone and allow the application to slow down overall performance of the phone by constantly running.
prevent phone from sleeping
Allows an application to prevent the phone from going to sleep.
change Wi-Fi state
Allows an application to connect to and disconnect from Wi-Fi access points, and to make changes to configured Wi-Fi networks.
change network connectivity
Allows an application to change the status of network connectivity.
send sticky broadcast
Allows an application to send sticky broadcasts, which remain after the broadcast ends. Malicious applications can make the phone slow or unstable by causing it to use too much memory.
view Wi-Fi status
Allows an application to view the information about the state of Wi-Fi.
full Internet access
Allows an application to create network sockets.
view network state
Allows an application to view the state of all networks.
approximate (network-based) location
Access location sources such as the cellular network database to determine an approximate phone location, where available. Malicious applications can use this to determine approximately where you are.
read phone state and identity
Allows the application to access the phone features of the device. An application with this permission can determine the phone number and serial number of this phone, whether a call is active, the number that call is connected to, ect.
control vibration alert
Allows the application to control the vibration alert.
modify/delete SD card contents
Allows an application to write to the SD card.