The reason this page is in English, is because most of Element53 users are not Dutch. About Element53, Element53 is a DNS tunnel for Android. Together with my neighbour Marcel Bokhorst I created this application. If you don’t what the possibilities are with a DNS I recommend you to read this article. The server is made in NodeJS and will run on almost every computer/server. Currently I am running this server at a VPS in New York, and it works pretty good.
Currently there are two versions of Element53 available in the Play Store:
Frequently asked questions:
[Q] What is a proper configuration to get all the benefits of Element53?
[A] I use Proxydroid in combination with Element53, and it works like a charm. I am using this configuration in Proxydroid:
- Host: localhost
- Port: 3128
- Proxy type: SOCKS5
[Q] Can I run my own server?
[A] Yes you can, the server is open source and can be found at GitHub
[Q] Is it OpenSource?
[A] Yes all the sources can be found at GitHub
[Q] Does it really work?
[A] Yes it does, watch this on Youtube: Element53 – DNS Tunnel for Android (Demonstration)
If you have another question, feature request, tip or something else, don’t hesitate to contact me or to comment on this post.