CamCov

Use your camera as background

Gain more safety while walking with your eyes on the screen.

Alert: This app does not have Super Cow Powers. Do NOT rely on this app.

Dut to technical issues, this software actually uses the camera as a translucent covering layer (overlay). However, that behaves quite similar to using it as background.

Similar software: transparent screen

Interoperable by Broadcast/Intent. See INTEROPERABILITY.md in the source code for details.

Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 0.5 (9) - Added on 2016-12-25

    This version requires Android 4.0.3 or newer.

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

    Download APK 25 KiB PGP Signature

    Permissions
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW
    • android.permission.CAMERA
  • Version 0.4.3 (8) - Added on 2016-10-07

    This version requires Android 4.0.3 or newer.

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

    Download APK 26 KiB PGP Signature

    Permissions
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW
    • android.permission.CAMERA
  • Version 0.4.2 (7) - Added on 2016-08-19

    This version requires Android 4.0.3 or newer.

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

    Download APK 26 KiB PGP Signature

    Permissions
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW
    • android.permission.CAMERA