Category Archives: Telephone

microG 的進展...

留在 tab 上的東西,忘記在哪看到的... microG 發佈了新的專案:「LineageOS for microG」。 microG 是 Android 上 Google 服務 API 的重新實作 (所以 open source),不像 Open GApps 還是屬於 proprietary software。 這次的事情是 microG 的人 fork 了 LineageOS 專案,因為 LineageOS 專案拒絕 microG 的 signature spoofing patch: Why do we … Continue reading

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HTTP/2 時代的 API 設計

在「Let’s Stop Building APIs Around a Network Hack」這邊提到了以前為了解決 HTTP/1.1 的問題而發展出來的 workaround,在 2015 年發展出來的 HTTP/2 從底層直接解了不少問題,加上很快被許多瀏覽器支援 (就算不支援 HTTP/2 也只是降到 HTTP/1.1 跑,比較慢而已): Guess what else was released in May 2015? RFC 7540, otherwise known as HTTP/2. In retrospect this seems highly poetic, … Continue reading

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美國的電信商提供 API,讓第三方透過 IP 就可以知道你的真實身份

前陣子的報料,美國的電信商提供 API 給第三方,讓第三方可以用 IP address 查出你的真實身份:「Want to see something crazy? Open this link on your phone with WiFi turned off.」,像是這樣: These services are using your mobile phone’s IP address to look up your phone number, your billing information and possibly … Continue reading

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波多黎各的 Project Loon 啟動

先前在「Alphabet (Google) 的 Project Loon 拿到授權,支援波多黎各的救災計畫」提到 Project Loon 當時還在研究要跟誰一起合作,現在確認會跟 AT&T 合作提供服務了:「Turning on Project Loon in Puerto Rico」。 Thanks to their support, we are now collaborating with AT&T to deliver emergency internet service to the hardest hit parts of the island. … Continue reading

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Amazon Device Farm 支援讓使用者直接連上去 debug 了...

Amazon Device Farm 推出這樣的功能又朝著設備租賃服務更進一步了:「Amazon Device Farm Launches Direct Device Access for Private Devices」。 Now, with direct device access, mobile applications developers can use individual devices in their private test set as if they were directly connected to their local machine … Continue reading

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OnePlus OxygenOS 內建的 Malware

看到「OnePlus OxygenOS built-in analytics」這篇,講作者在聽連線時看到 OnePlus OxygenOS 內建的 Malware: 從維基百科上的說明好像不怎麼意外啊: 一加(全稱:深圳市萬普拉斯科技有限公司,英語:OnePlus)是中國一家行動通訊終端裝置研製與軟體開發的企業,於2013年12月7日成立,主要開拓國外市場。 作者一開始看到各種行為,像是 screen_off、screen_on、unlock、abnormal_reboot: { "ty": 3, "dl": [ { "id": "258cfeb1", "en": "screen_off", "ts": 1484177517017, "oed": [], "it": 0, "rv": "OnePlus2Oxygen_14.A.27_GLO_027_1612271635" }, { "id": "258cfeb1", "en": "screen_on", "ts": 1484177826984, "oed": [], … Continue reading

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iOS App 的釣魚

在「iOS Privacy: steal.password - Easily get the user's Apple ID password, just by asking」這邊作者示範了怎麼釣魚:直接模擬 iOS 的系統視窗跟使用者要密碼。 看了只有「操」... 目前想的到的 workaround 只有在看到類似的視窗時跳回主畫面,透過 Settings 裡確認?

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Alphabet (Google) 的 Project Loon 拿到授權,支援波多黎各的救災計畫

Project Loon 是 Alphabet (Google 的母公司) 透過熱氣球建立網路的計畫。 這次波多黎各災後已經好幾個禮拜了,但還是有大量的基地台還是不通。於是 Project Loon 從 FCC 得到實驗性的執照,建立行動網路:「Alphabet’s Internet balloons will try to restore cell service in Puerto Rico」。 Nearly 82 percent of cell sites in Puerto Rico and 57 percent in the US Virgin … Continue reading

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iOS 11 的無線網路與藍芽關假的讓 EFF 不爽...

這次 iOS 11 的無線網路與藍芽需要到 Settings (設定) 裡面才能有效關掉的設計,讓 EFF 不爽寫了一篇文章:「iOS 11’s Misleading “Off-ish” Setting for Bluetooth and Wi-Fi is Bad for User Security」。 On an iPhone, users might instinctively swipe up to open Control Center and toggle Wi-Fi and Bluetooth off … Continue reading

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跨各平台的 Microsoft Edge 又讓搞網站的人爆炸...

還好用的人應該不會太多 (?) 微軟宣佈在 iOS、Android 以及微軟自家的系統上都推出 Microsoft Edge:「Announcing Microsoft Edge for iOS and Android, Microsoft Launcher」,另外也很「貼心」的整理了一篇不同平台上的差異 (尤其是 iOS 與 Android):「Microsoft Edge for iOS and Android: What developers need to know」。 不過 Twitter 上微軟自家人 Kyle Pflug‏ 講的比較簡單: Tl;dr: Microsoft Edge is built … Continue reading

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