Category Archives: Known Bugs

Searching for Cicada Song: A crowdsourcing project

One of the most exciting things about the rise of the smartphone is the effect that it has had in enabling crowdsourcing projects. It is now possible to recruit volunteers and to provide them with equipment at next-to-no distribution cost, … Continue reading

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iOS app bug fix

A few weeks ago we launched the OpenSignal app for iOS. The app was received extremely positively and we got a lot of very enthusiastic feedback from our community. Unfortunately we quickly became aware of a bug that was affecting … Continue reading

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An apology to our Korean users

Much like everything else at OpenSignal, we crowdsource the translations we use in our Android app. What this means is that we make a list of phrases and words available on the Internet, and people voluntarily translate them for us. … Continue reading

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iOS app bug fix is on its way!

Soon after releasing OpenSignal for iOS, it became clear that there was a bug affecting some of our users. I mentioned the bug in the blog post announcing the iOS launch and it was great to have so many users … Continue reading

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No towers, no 4.2: We’re working on it

A couple of bugs have appeared recently: towers no longer being found and problems with compatibility on Android’s latest version 4.2, for which reason we’ve prevented the app from being downloaded on a few devices running 4.2 – Galaxy Nexus, … Continue reading

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Problems with the Galaxy S2 – help us!

We’ve blocked the app from appearing on the Android market for the Galaxy S2. This is a great & beautiful phone, we have one on the team, it’s possibly the best phone there is but unfortunately one of the key … Continue reading

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Issues with FC/no widget after upgrade? You may need to change app install location.

Whats the problem? We’ve had some reports of force closing following users upgrading to the new version with widget. This is likely because – at one point – it was possible to install the app externally (that is on your … Continue reading

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Known Bugs

There are a couple of few bugs that have been reported: – Rooted Evo running Android 2.3 force close – Occasional force close when zooming in to high levels using the satellite view – Droid X (Verizon) signal level showing 100% … Continue reading

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