Key capture background

by coder_sym » Fri, 20 May 2011 09:30:34 GMT

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I saw a post saying key capturing in the background is not possible ..
is this still the case? or was thre any recent changes to make this
happen ? I wonder why this capability is closed when there are lot of
genuine use cases. Is it possibel to do the same with some special



Re: Key capture background

by Mark Murphy » Fri, 20 May 2011 18:10:11 GMT




You are welcome to write your own mobile operating system that enables
spyware to monitor key presses from other applications.

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