Reply to post: Re: Google Apps

Google adds evil-code scanning to Play Store

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FAIL

Re: Google Apps

Agree:

Take a random Touch app I just checked (high-powered torch). A fucking joke.

Here are the permissions:

Device & app history

retrieve running apps

Location

approximate location (network-based)

precise location (GPS and network-based)

Photos / Media / Files

modify or delete the contents of your USB storage

read the contents of your USB storage

Camera

take pictures and videos

Wi-Fi connection information

view Wi-Fi connections

Device ID & call information

read phone status and identity

Other

receive data from Internet

control flashlight

change system display settings

modify system settings

view network connections

full network access

prevent device from sleeping

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