[APP] Root Call Blocker - the only REAL call and SMS firewall


  1. Killswitch for tablets and phones


    Fahrbot Mobile presents Killswitch, a utility made specifically for devices with cases.


    What does Killswitch do?

    The app uses a combination of sensors to control the sleep state and screen lock of any device.

    At the moment, it uses the proximity sensor, light sensor and accelerometer.

    Killswitch has the added advantage of removing your lockscreen via two different methods if you so wish. If you have a case, it really isnt necessary and can be annoying.


    Why use Killswitch?

    Killswitch will save you battery - putting your device to sleep is as intuitive as shutting your case or turning your phone face down.

    All this will use no more power than any Android device does on default settings, as all of the pertinent sensors are already on all the time.

    And, of course, Killswitch will show all your ipad and iphone loving mates why android is just that much more awesome [​IMG]


    Settings for tablets should look like this:

    Enable Killswitch: tick
    Admin Permissions: tick
    Confirmation time: 10sec
    Activation delay: 6sec
    No-lock: Disable screen lock
    Use proximity: no tick
    Use light sensor: tick
    Sensitivity: 10%
    Use accelerometer: no tick

    After upgrading to a newer version, please go into the settings dialog and enable Killswitch again. This is not optimal, but it saves battery and cpu time by removing the necessity for a constantly running service!


    Android Market link:

    The app is available right now on the Android Market.

    https://market.android.com/details?id=fahrbot.apps.killswitch&feature=search_result

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    sleeplessninja video review:

    Thanks bud.




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  2. Screenshot ER for Honeycomb

    - ER is for emergency room [​IMG]

    Fahrbot Mobile are happy to present our screen capture app for all rooted devices, including those running Andorid 3 Honeycomb: Screenshot ER.

    Our app employs a unique solution to allow capture on any device, and is currently the only application capable of working on Honeycomb.

    Features include:

    - JPEG or PNG
    - Shake, notification or delay timer screenshots
    - Custom storage location
    - Custom delays

    It is confirmed to work on almost any device, though some configurations of the Atrix have been known to have issues!


    Market Link:

    https://market.android.com/details?id=fahrbot.apps.screen&feature=search_result

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    Screen:

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  3. Timed

    typographic clock widget and advanced alarm



    Fahrbot Mobile are happy to present Timed, a minimalistic text clock and advanced alarm clock with many useful features not found in other alarm applications.

    Have you ever wished you could choose the length of snooze on the fly without actually waking up? Timed is for you!

    - Totally configurable widget (scale, alignment, element and shadow colors)
    - Widget shows time remaining till next alarm
    - Extra configurable snooze buttons (snooze, snooze more, snooze less)
    - Gentle alarm which slowly raises volume instead of jarring you awake
    - Complete hardware button configuration

    New features are coming in the next few weeks, including dock mode, dynamic widget element realignment and more.

    Timed is an expanded tribute to the great TypoClock, so a big shout out to Semicuda for the original idea!


    Android Market link:

    https://market.android.com/details?id=fahrbot.apps.timed&feature=search_result

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    Screens:
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  4. Just updated with bigger buttons and better algorithms!
  5. Updated, fixed functionality on Motorola Atrix and a number of delay tweaks!
  6. Updated with added features:

    - Screenshot preview added
    - Android share menu integration
  7. Added debug mode and changed default sensitivity settings.
  8. Root Call Blocker

    Fahrbot Mobile are happy to present Root Call Blocker, the only true call blocking application available on Android.

    Unlike all other call blocking apps, Root Call Blocker silently blocks calls at a system level, even allowing you to chose a network state reply.

    Feeling paranoid? Reject calls from both unknown and blocked network ID states! Unlike all other apps calls are rejected before your phone begins to ring!

    Current features:

    - Your phone never rings
    - Reject calls from any number, including those with "blocked" network ids
    - Choose a network reply (Reject or Dont answer)
    - Use profiles to merge different black/ white lists
    - Detailed logging
    - Rejected call notifications

    Root Call Blocker is in Beta, and we invite everyone to download and try out the app!

    Market link:

    https://market.android.com/details?id=fahrbot.apps.rootcallblocker.beta&feature=search_result

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  9. jabbawest

    jabbawest Well-Known Member

    Began test driving today on LG Optimus M and will try to give useful feedback later.
    I've been looking for a system level call blocker to replace the sluggish Mr. Number app.
  10. So, any thoughts?
  11. c0mp1337n00b

    c0mp1337n00b Member

    i will download/install/test when i get off school

    edit

    works great
  12. jabbawest

    jabbawest Well-Known Member

    I like it, I like it alot and have sent crash reports.
    I used to use Mr. Number but that was a pain as it would sometimes slow the actual ringing of the phone while it checked the number and or checked to see if I had purchased Caller ID.

    One thing I need clarification about is the Operating Mode.
    Do I need to create another profile for white lists?

    Also, I'm assuming you've put Blocked Numbers, Unlisted or Unknown under the Unrecognized numbers choice within Add numbers to list option?

    Other than that it's pretty straight forward and works like a charm and would be happy to donate the $3.00 for such a nice app.
  13. Smoker

    Smoker Member

    Sweet idea! Finally get ride of those telemarketers!
  14. Any issues with the latest build?
  15. Root Call Blocker

    Feeling paranoid? Need privacy? Discretion?

    Enter Root Call Blocker, the only true call firewall available on Android.

    Unlike all other call blocking apps, Root Call Blocker silently blocks calls at a system level. You need not even know its working.

    NEEDS ROOT, BELIEVE IT

    Advantages:

    - A call will never go through
    - Your phone never rings
    - Reject calls from anyone, including restricted numbers
    - Wildcards block groups of callers
    - Keep blocked calls and messages hidden
    - Five reject methods, including "Don't answer"
    - Per-number logging

    Features:

    - Multiple profiles
    - Groups integration
    - Exceptions
    - SMS auto-replies
    - Scheduling
    - Logging
    - In-app replies
    - Persistent and event notifications
    - Customizable vibrate notifications
    - Export from hidden logs
    - Low profile
    - Big plans [​IMG]
    - And much, much more

    Thank you everyone who helped make this app into what it is today, and dont forget - the beta may be over, but suggestions for features or support in general is available any time!

    Debugging

    Please follow the instructions in the app's Settings menu to send us logs of your error. Reproduce the error, then send the log.

    Market link:

    https://market.android.com/details?id=fahrbot.apps.rootcallblocker.beta&feature=search_result

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  16. I take it noone has any issues?
  17. Prepay Widget

    Your balance, free minutes, traffic and SMS as simple text widgets!

    Operators use short commands like *100# or *123# to deliver useful information or allow customers to control the services they are signed up for.

    Prepay Widget uses these commands to monitor your account balance, the status of free minutes and SMS or remaining data traffic.

    With our root functionality, you never have to see the dialer - the app works in total silence and never turns on the screen!

    The free version has everything but auto-updates!

    Advantages:

    - Root functions are unique
    - Silent updates - never see the dialer
    - Screen never turns on, saving battery
    - Understands SMS replies

    Features:


    - Easy parsing
    - Sequential replies
    - Powerful customization
    - Smart text widgets
    - Highly customizable updates
    - Logging
    - Low profile
    - Lowest battery use in class

    The app is out of beta, but we continue to welcome your feedback. Please join in with comments and suggestions!

    Sometimes operators reply both by USSD and SMS. If this annoys you, use our call/ text blocking app Root Call Blocker:

    http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?p=13213850

    Screens:


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    These widgets include my current balance, the amount of full speed traffic in megabytes remaining this hour, the number of free SMS I have left today and my free minutes for the month.

    Free Market link:

    https://market.android.com/details?id=fahrbot.apps.ussd.widget.lite&feature=search_result

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    Pro Market link:

    https://market.android.com/details?id=fahrbot.apps.ussd.widget.pro&feature=search_result

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  18. Bump... cause suggestions are welcome, you know!
  19. Bump bump bump. No users, no suggestions.

    And this is the best call blocker for android. I wonder if this is posted in the wrong section?

    A mod might help, or not...
  20. Not a single bump?
  21. Updated with new features - lite version has everything but autoupdates and NO ads!
  22. Updated to 163 - new daemon, individual logging and much more. Now only $3!
  23. Updated - you can now remove elements individually! Have just time or just date for example!
  24. SCREENSHOT ER

    We are back for more awesome screenshot action.

    Screenshot ER is a screen capture app for all rooted devices, proven to work where nothing else does. Annoyed with your ROM's crappy screenshot implementation? This app is for you.

    Currently working on all known rooted devices. If it doesnt work for you, let us know and we will make it work.

    Currently the only app working well with Superuser 3! We were first to Honeycomb and first again to this. Fancy that.

    Advantages:

    - More cool options than any other app
    - Awesome thumbnail preview
    - Our legendary daemon works on almost anything running Android

    Features:

    - Shake, delay, shortcut, long press or notification icon methods
    - Thumbnail or full-screen previews (or none at all)
    - Rotate images
    - Choose save folder
    - Save as JPEG or PNG
    - Share menu integration for Picasa, Dropbox or whatever you have installed
    - Shake sensitivity adjustment
    - Start on boot

    Please rate and comment if you like the app! If you have problems, write and we will fix them ASAP.

    Please visit our blog if you need to upgrade from the original Screenshot ER!

    The Lite version now has all the same functionality as the Pro, except delays for all shortcuts are set to 8 seconds.

    If you are one of the douches that refused to upgrade like we told you to, you are warned right now - there is nothing more i will do than direct you to our site.

    Screens:

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    Lite Market link: https://market.android.com/details?id=fahrbot.apps.screen.demo&feature=search_result

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    Pro Market link: https://market.android.com/details?id=fahrbot.apps.screen.pro1&feature=related_apps

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  25. Any issues with 164? Theres never any feedback at this forum!

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