Market Helper

Market Helper


This app is an add-on for apps created by JRummy Apps Inc. The app does not put an app icon in your app drawer. Please read the description below:

This app only has one purpose - it uses the unofficial android market api to get info about other apps that are on the Google Play Store. It can get info about an app's description, category, price, etc. on the Google Play Store. The info is used in other apps (like ROM Toolbox or Ultimate Backup) to create app groups or show you additional information about one of your installed apps.

The reason this is a separate app is because of the permissions it requires. This app is open source, which means you can know exactly what the app does. The permissions to your accounts is only used to generate a token used in the Android Market API. This is explained here: http://code.google.com/p/android-market-api/wiki/WithAndroid

We didn't want to just add those permissions to the main app. This same API is used by apps like Titanium Backup. We just made this a separate app so users won't complain so much about a permission being added :P

If you have any additional questions please feel free to contact us at [email protected]

project: https://bitbucket.org/JRummy16/market-api-helper
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3.5
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File size
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About Market Helper
This app is an add-on for apps created by JRummy Apps Inc. The app does not put an app icon in your app drawer. Please read the description below:

This app only has one purpose - it uses the unofficial android market api to get info about other apps that are on the Google Play Store. It can get info about an app's description, category, price, etc. on the Google Play Store. The info is used in other apps (like ROM Toolbox or Ultimate Backup) to create app groups or show you additional information about one of your installed apps.

The reason this is a separate app is because of the permissions it requires. This app is open source, which means you can know exactly what the app does. The permissions to your accounts is only used to generate a token used in the Android Market API. This is explained here: http://code.google.com/p/android-market-api/wiki/WithAndroid

We didn't want to just add those permissions to the main app. This same API is used by apps like Titanium Backup. We just made this a separate app so users won't complain so much about a permission being added :P

If you have any additional questions please feel free to contact us at [email protected]

project: https://bitbucket.org/JRummy16/market-api-helper

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A Google User
Sep 7, 2014
UI is amazing Thanks this app works great!
A Google User
Sep 5, 2014
Scam Guys, this is NOT the program you think it is. The one you are looking for is not on the market, for obvious reasons..
A Google User
Aug 24, 2014
Y
A Google User
Aug 18, 2014
great, what app uses this? . oh, ultimate backup app rules!
A Google User
Aug 14, 2014
Can't use I don't know how to use it !!!