13 April 2015 by Batista Harahap on android | notetoself | camera

Android's Camera Preview

This is a note to self post. Today I've been figuring out to have my own custom Camera Activity. A newbie mistake made the Activity to block the UI when initializing. Here's the problem and the fix. I started camera.startPreview() at surfaceCreated(SurfaceHolder holder). When I moved to surfaceChanged(

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26 March 2014 by Batista Harahap on root | android | china

Root Imo Discovery II

I just got this China made phone today. My first time having one and I must say I am very impressed with the performance. Not just on paper, it's a powerful 1.3 GHz quad core phone indeed. First and foremost, root access is mandatory to hack this phone further.

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27 December 2013 by Batista Harahap on flask | mongodb | python | root | monitor | android

Monitoring Android with Flask

This blog post is a mirror and a more detailed representation of the materials I'm talking about at Kopi Darat Python Indonesia - December 2013. Slides can only say so much, here is where the intimacy starts. Warning Any and all of the information including source code available here are

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