Having operabrowser with vpn, pdf, camera permissions, downloader, etc, etc..
What about an absolute minimal browser?
I have a downloader on the phone.
I have two or three apps that'll do pdf...
Do more on the web, with a fast and secure browser!
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Any type of surfing for more than a few minutes leads to very large cached data, either with or without News.
Why cache so much all the time?
It would make sense if it speeded page loads, but there's practically no speed difference since the old Nokia feature phone / symbian days.
@sgunhouse Thinking around the android file system, I'm surprised Opera don't make a tiny webview browser like (nakedbrowser.com/android) ... they could have had the brand upfront and advertised the full operabrowser...
Or now with Oreo, an OperaGo app made up of mini type coding...?
With the folderisation of apps in ART runtime, it wouldn't be that difficult to enable more of a file tree, if Google had the will... Then if you didn't like the stock calendar / gallery / browser and uploaded another, it would get put in the calendar / gallery / browser folder with the other... which would automatically become 'UNINSTALLable', instead of just sitting there hogging Mb and occasional snoop data / battery.
IPhone looking better & better...