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F-Droid Reviews

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It's free. But I miss "similar apps" functionality. Perhaps a collaboration with AlternativeTo would Help? :-)

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I use F-Droid in place of the proprietary Google Play Store or services, and it's served me well for years now. If you're looking to move away from Google and its data-munching services to something more open, private and secure, F-Droid is a must.

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It's getting better every month. The repository is growing and many good FOSS apps can be found. I always first search here and only if I can really not find what I'm looking for I will go to Googles PlayStore. Watch out when the Apps where last updated before you install them.

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Nice post. Actually F-Droid is a community-maintained software repository for Android, similar to the Google Play store. The main repository, hosted by the project, contains only free libre software apps. Applications can be browsed and installed from the F-Droid website or client app without the need to register for an account. F-Droid is a non-profit volunteer project. Although every effort is made to ensure that everything in the repository is safe to install, you use it AT YOUR OWN RISK. Wherever possible, applications in the repository are built from source, and that source code is checked for potential security or privacy issues.

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Impressive app-store, fully FLOSS (free, libre, open source software), perfectly shaped, very reliable.

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Firstly, apps are light weighted,straight forward with no ads bugging.
Secondly, most are not available in google play which are bulky with too much permissions and money oriented.
Hope F-Droid will put up more of its apps in future.

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Best way to find open-source apps via Android

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Everything on F-Droid is thoroughly vetted and reviewed, so I can trust the apps I find there.

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I can install Open Source and FOSS apps

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good!!!

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Great market to find FOSS apps.

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Still need G-Droid since it's visually pleasing in searching apps than the F-Droid app. But it's the main webpage and this app can actually add more sources.

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F-Droid make my phone really belongs to me.

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in my opinion the best app store there is, and the only one i'm using. great for any android user but specially important for people avoiding Google Play Services and the Google Services Framework
a pillar of free software!

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