Jul 25, 2021
Sandboxed Lite Apps, Multiple Profiles and Containers: Out of Early Access. Now available to all Premium users.
WebView Crash Protection: Hermit puts you in control even if WebView crashes.
Try it out with this sample page that will cause any Chromium-based browser, including Chrome, to crash:
If you’re curious how other browsers handle this, try this URL in any browser!
Android S Compatibility: Hermit is ready for Android S when it ships in the next few weeks.
Usability Improvements to “Create Your Own Lite App”: Hermit now guides you through the process of creating a new Lite App. Send us feedback about this improvement, we are always looking forward to making Hermit easier to use.
Hermit App Update Reminder: If the installed version of Hermit on your phone is really old, Hermit will now remind you to update it for the latest security fixes & Web features, and provide a quick way via Google Play Store. If you don’t have Google Play installed, you can directly update via our website.
WebView Update Reminders: If the installed version of WebView on your phone is really old, Hermit will now remind you to update for the latest security fixes & Web features.
Unlocker App Update Reminders: We periodically remind you to keep the Unlocker App updated.
Shows File Picker in addition to the Camera when uploading files.
Scriptlets Editor: For compatibility with the latest version of Android, Google forces developers to store app data in internal directories. Hermit automatically migrates data from previous versions and now provides a Scriptlets Editor in the app itself.
Show up to 25 ungrouped notifications (up from 10)