Jul 11, 2013 ... Why do so many smartphone apps want permission to use my location ... with
your phone's photos may also ask to use location data because ...
Mar 25, 2015 ... It's little surprise that mobile apps regularly access our location data. ... The worst
grades typically go to apps that ask to do much more than ... which is: I want
people to use my app, I can either charge 99 cents for it or I can ...
It does this with GPS signals and other location data. When you launch an app, it
may ask permission to use your phone's location. Apps that take advantage of ...
Mar 6, 2015 ... Why does Words with Friends need to know my location? ... I got paranoid from
the article asking, "Why does a flashlight need to know who you talk to?" ... This
applies to the web, but it also applies to cell phone mobile stuff as well. Flag ... If
you use Android you know the story about apps, devices and such...
Mar 18, 2013 ... Why Do Chrome Extensions Need to Access All My Dat Dear ... you can use to
drop them a line and ask why their app requires the permissions it does. ... text
information guide app required Full network access, My location, ...
Jun 24, 2014 ... Well that's fine, but there is a small problem -- what the heck do those
permissions mean? System ... Used too often for my tastes, few apps outside of
PIM or task ... Or take a moment to email them and ask why they need this
permission. ... turn off the location services on your phone and don't install the
Help Center Home · Mobile; Article ... Except for one optional feature (noted
below), the Dropbox app does not use your device's location data. ... Upload
settings, the app will ask for permission to access your device's location services.
... Play Store. Using your mobile device ... An app can ask you to make purchases
inside the app. ... An app can use settings that control your mobile data
connection and potentially the data you receive. Identity ... Location. An app can
use your device's location. Location access may include: ... My Apps. Select an
Sep 11, 2014 ... One flashlight app wants access to a mobile device's microphone. ... to certain
information on mobile devices — like the location or camera photos and
metadata. ... Best practices include using larger font, pop-ups, layered
information and ... Why does this flashlight app need to access your microphone?
On your mobile device, open Google Settings Google Settings ... High battery use
: This app receives location information from sources that may use more ... It does
this by sending anonymous location data to Google, even when no apps are
running. ... the app may ask to use a different location mode from your current