SpaceX Companion is a Reddit and social media powered application providing detailed launch and SpaceX related information.
No, SpaceX Companion is build by and for Space(X) enthousiasts and will always be available for free!
There are currently no plans for building an iOS version.
SpaceX Companion is optimized for Android Oreo (8.0+) but supports prior Android SDKs from 5.1 and up. SpaceX Companion is optimized and build on the principles of Material Design and will therefore not be supported for earlier versions of Android.
SpaceX Companion is available in every country the Play Store supports. Translations will be extended in the future.
Privacy & Data Digestion
No, the application does not gather personal data from out the application nor does it require you to create an account.
SpaceX Companion uses Sentry.io for collecting error reports. This makes it possible to handle bugs in the software for future updates. The data collected in these error reports contains phone type, model and crash details.
SpaceX Companion is using Google Firebase’s notification system which does not provide access to user details. The subscriptions are being handled via Android’s shared preferences.
Resource Usage & Contribution
The data used in the SpaceX Companion application is being provided by the SpaceX API. Additional information is being provided by the SpaceX Companion API.
SpaceX Companion is not affiliated with SpaceX in any way, shape, form, or fashion and is just a hobby project build on Space(X) enthousiasm. All data and photos are property of Space Exploration Technologies Corporation (SpaceX)