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Old January 30, 2013, 10:33 AM
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Originally Posted by Perineum View Post
Some of the apps explain in the description what they actually do. The permission it's asking for is ominous, but what it does via the explanation is typically pretty low key.
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They're probably all using some form of generic form that covers all bases.

The use of generic terms for third party apps was one of the first things that set off alarm bells WRT facebook.

Ya I'll have to read up more on what these apps do. I like that the permissions are there for me to see before I download. And I read the reviews to see what others say about the permissions. Doesn't always sound so innocent. When I have a more specific example (when I'm at home and browsing the Play store) I'll post some stuff I find.
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