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Google says Android app permission manager was released by mistake, removes it from latest update

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Dec
2013

Remember that Apps Ops feature Google snuck into Android 4.3? The company seems to have changed its mind. The feature was originally hidden, but when activated with a third party app it gave users the ability to pick and choose what data apps have access to — blocking seemingly harmless flashlight apps from accessing your call history, GPS data or address book.

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