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Re: Endless-sphere App?

Post by pdf » Feb 01 2012 5:04pm

I have the same problem with the iPhone app. I think it may be gone (?)
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Re: Endless-sphere App?

Post by rojitor » Feb 01 2012 6:44pm

Maybe they deleted the app, i have it in the icloud so i can install it. The only way to install it is downloading the e-s.ipa file and install it via itunes, it requires jailbreak, i don't know where that ipa could be either.

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Re: Endless-sphere App?

Post by rui_fujino » May 30 2012 10:46pm

Is there one for blackberry ?
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Re: Endless-sphere App?

Post by rojitor » Jun 07 2012 5:46pm

I don't think so, i recall trevor talking about the apps for iphone and android only.

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Re: Endless-sphere App?

Post by bAUMISCH » Jun 13 2012 5:19am

Hi there,
I just joined the board - I tried searching "endless sphere" in tapatalk2 on my ICS Android device - no luck.

How can I add the board to my tapatalk 2?

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Re: Endless-sphere App?

Post by rojitor » Jun 13 2012 5:39pm

Kingfish wrote:I removed the app two days later after it hijacked my browser. Not having it. :x

In theory, the concept though was cool.
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you might want to use your default browser instead...
I have the iphone app but i use opera browser most of the time.

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ES Mobile app - make easier for mobile users

Post by BATFINK » Aug 28 2012 4:25pm

Hello moderators,
I still have the mobile app for iphone that someone created for the forum but recently someone asked me for
a copy as it was no longer available, i dont know why but its a great app. i also like to access my forums from an application called tapatalk,
it allows me to post photos etc which is usually impossible from a mobile device like an iPad,
would it be possible to add the site to the tapatalk database so its easier to access for mobile user
http://www.tapatalk.com/index.php thats the link and its only a few clicks to activate it.
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Re: ES Mobile app - make easier for mobile users

Post by BATFINK » Aug 29 2012 6:53am

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Re: ES Mobile app - make easier for mobile users

Post by BATFINK » Aug 29 2012 8:34pm

Could a moderator look into this, would make it easier for users to share content from mobile devices. Post pictures etc.

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Re: ES Mobile app - make easier for mobile users

Post by amberwolf » Aug 31 2012 5:45am

If you go back and read the stuff from last year about the abortive takeover by Trevor, you will find that he (or his partner(s)) created that app and AFAIK own it. If you want it available you would need to find and talk to him.

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Re: ES Mobile app - make easier for mobile users

Post by BATFINK » Aug 31 2012 5:52am

I was a member when all that happened but don't remember much said about the ES app. It's a good app for the site. Registering the site with an app like tapatalk would save anybody maintaining an app as that app is universal for all forums so really it would just be a case of adding ES to there database so people can access it. I think it's probably Justin who needs to sort this but he's a busy guy running a business.

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Re: ES Mobile app - make easier for mobile users

Post by Ypedal » Aug 31 2012 10:44am

enabling tapatalk gives open access to a 3rd party in ways that i personally would not aprove of.. but that's justin's call..

I browse the forum on my Droid phone using the browser, i tried the app back when it came about but i prefer the browser method..
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Re: ES Mobile app - make easier for mobile users

Post by BATFINK » Sep 01 2012 4:38am

Whatever you guys think. I am using the ES app still. It's just I had been asked for the app which I supplied to one if the members but he couldn't use it as it couldn't be signed on his computer as its no longer available on the app store. I thought u just had to add the address to the tapatalk database. I didn't realize there were any major concerns to doing this. I emailed Justin already to see if he would take up the task but didn't receive a reply so I won't pursue this any further, especially since there's no positive remarks for it from any of the members.

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Re: ES Mobile app - make easier for mobile users

Post by tostino » Sep 02 2012 2:16am

I'd say that if tapatalk gives too many permissions,the best option is to have another theme available which fits mobile browsers a little better. I get by with my nexus one on the forums, its just a kind of painful experience.

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Re: ES Mobile app - make easier for mobile users

Post by BATFINK » Sep 03 2012 2:54pm

Yes tostino, software like tapatalk just makes it easier to browse and post
iTunes may e we should get another end,ess sphere app developed

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Who uses E-S on an Android phone?

Post by voicecoils » Apr 28 2014 5:43am

I might be a bit late to the party, having used iPhones exclusively for the last 7 years.

Just got the Nexus 5 today, but despite the 5" 1080x1920 display, E-S is hard to read on it. Tiny tiny & thin font in Chrome.

Would love to hear any tips, about E-S browsing or anything else Android related, having left iOS.

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Re: Who uses E-S on an Android phone?

Post by izeman » Apr 28 2014 7:46am

i use tapatalk for ios and android. works fine on both.

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Re: Who uses E-S on an Android phone?

Post by t3sla » Apr 28 2014 7:48am

Tapatalk on android works on my phone with same resolution as yours.
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Re: Who uses E-S on an Android phone?

Post by voicecoils » Apr 28 2014 8:36am

Excellent! I've downloaded Tapatalk and am trying it out now.

Much more readable font size. Will have to adjust to navigating around E-S on it.

Cheers guys.

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Re: Who uses E-S on an Android phone?

Post by Ypedal » Apr 28 2014 8:45am

i have an S4 and use the droid browser instead of chrome for exactly this reason... i tried every setting in chrome to make the font larger but it does not come out the way i want.... the default browser works better for me.
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Re: endless sphere application

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Re: endless sphere app

Post by MitchJi » Aug 03 2014 8:29am

Hi,

Tapatalk is lame IMO, browsing the forum. Fills the entire screen with useless pictures.
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Re: endless sphere application

Post by amberwolf » Aug 03 2014 12:02pm

I don't see why a forum should need it's very own app to browse it.

Doesn't anyone make a phone-type browser that handles (PHPBB and other) forums "naturally" and efficiently, wiht options to display just particular things you want to see?

(my tracfone isn't really a smartphone so I can't go check that sort of thing out with it).

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Re: endless sphere application

Post by MitchJi » Aug 03 2014 2:33pm

Hi,

The forum browsing apps, mentioned above, are close so what you have in mind what you have in mind, the problem is, the only one that I've tried Tapatalk does not solve the difficulties. Instead it introduces new problems.


I think their are versions of PHPBB or software designed to be used with PHPBB, that are optimized for mobile devices. When you start browsing the forum, the software detects that you are using a mobile device, and offers you the option of using option of using a mobile version of the forum software. I think that approach would be better, and I would be grateful if that were implemented. If it's available for free, and it's an option for users, there's no reason not to try It.
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Re: endless sphere application

Post by MitchJi » Aug 03 2014 3:37pm

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