F-Droid free and open source Android app storefront is now 10 years old

Written 25 days ago by IanDorfman

The free and open source Android app storefront F-Droid celebrated its 10th birthday on September 29th, 2020.

Small F-Droid iconF-Droid is known for its easily accessible repository of free and open source apps that can easily be installed on any device running Small Android iconAndroid without the need for accessing Google services like the Small Google Play Store iconGoogle Play Store. The site also focuses on showcasing privacy-respecting software and ensuring clearly labelled "Anti-Features" that are potentially undesirable or unwanted aspects of software, such as ads and tracking.

F-Droid is used by millions of people running Android on their smart devices, and is now built into some. On the same day, two alpha releases of the F-Droid app (client version 1.10-alpha1 and server version 2.0a2.

Further coverage:
F-Droid