Klaxon

SMS-based pager

Klaxon is a tool designed for on-call personnel, that repeatedly notifies the user (by means of a ringtone, vibration or both) when a page is received until the user looks at it. A page to Klaxon is an SMS message, optionally meeting filtering criteria set by the user.

This app has features you may not like.

Packages

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  • Version 0.27 (27) - Added on 2012-02-04

    This version requires Android ? or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • receive text messages (SMS)
      Allows the app to receive and process SMS messages. This means the app could monitor or delete messages sent to your device without showing them to you.
    • receive text messages (MMS)
      Allows the app to receive and process MMS messages. This means the app could monitor or delete messages sent to your device without showing them to you.
    • send and view SMS messages
      Allows the app to send SMS messages. This may result in unexpected charges. Malicious apps may cost you money by sending messages without your confirmation.
    • read your text messages (SMS or MMS)
      This app can read all SMS (text) messages stored on your phone.
    • control vibration
      Allows the app to control the vibrator.

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