tracker-control-android

TrackerControl: monitor and control trackers and ads. (by OxfordHCC)

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OxfordHCC/tracker-control-android is an open source project licensed under GNU General Public License v3.0 only which is an OSI approved license.

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Posts

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  • tracker control or rethinkdns?which is good for privacy?
    reddit.com/r/privacy | 2021-06-13
    You can set your own, by default it will use Cloudflare. It can only use unsecured DNS though, so it depends on whether your ISP also redirect Do53 traffic or not.
  • Apps that block Apps from data/ad tracking you
    reddit.com/r/fdroid | 2021-06-10
  • GBoard still pinging Google even after opting out of all personalization options and telemetry.
    reddit.com/r/privacy | 2021-05-30
    TrackerControl, it's an amazing app developed by a research team from Oxford. It's also the app I'm using to block the internet access of GBoard.
  • Best Secure tracker-blocker for android ?
    reddit.com/r/privacy | 2021-05-20
    Tracker Control? https://trackercontrol.org/
  • Security & Privacy tools to make your crypto more secure from Hackers, governments and other nasties
    Antri tracker tool: TRACKER CONTROL - I used this one for my Android device. I wish they made it for iPhone too. Its better because with this app you can see what each App is doing behind the scenes, not just the system in general as Lockdown does. I found out all my Banking apps were connecting to Facebook, Amazon, Google (Wtf?!). Blocked the shit out for those domains and the Apps still worked fine! You can do the same with lockdown but it's harder to figure out which App are making the connections. https://trackercontrol.org
  • Lockdown iOS but for Android?
  • The most effective way to view and control trackers on your Android phone
    news.ycombinator.com | 2021-04-06
  • NetGuard, Tracker Control & NextDNS
    https://nextdns.io/ https://netguard.me/ https://trackercontrol.org/
  • Any app to restrict access to certain services?!
    Is this what you're looking for? https://trackercontrol.org/ It doesn't seem to work at the same time as Netguard though.
  • 100% FOSS Smartphone Hardening non-root Guide 3.0 (for normal people) ft. some advanced tricks
    May I ask what advantage you have using netguard over trackercontrol? I was yet not keen enough to implement either NG or TC, yet I am using blokada only for ads, and since I have to stick with MIUI ill keep tracking telemetry in cages with it.
  • Can’t let em win
    For phones - systemwide - https://github.com/OxfordHCC/tracker-control-android
  • We analyzed 450 apps and found location trackers in every one
    news.ycombinator.com | 2021-02-01
    Ah. News to me. My device is still on LOS15. I also use https://github.com/OxfordHCC/tracker-control-android to monitor apps.
    news.ycombinator.com | 2021-02-01
    LineageOS is Android. The usual Google Play store is available on it (after installation of gapps). Apparently Privacy Guard is gone in the latest LineageOS. If you're on Android, give this a try: https://github.com/OxfordHCC/tracker-control-android
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