Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Android

Submission + - Cyanogenmod's answer to Android's permissions (androidpolice.com)

An anonymous reader writes: Android Police reports that Cyanogenmod, a popular custom ROM for the Android platform, is soon to have a better permissions systems, allowing its users to deny certain permissions to the applications they install. Users are warned that enabling this feature on the nightly build may cause applications to crash or "force close", but a new dialog allows them to easily return the permissions to stock if they wish. Hopefully Google implements a system similar to this very soon.

http://review.cyanogenmod.com/#change,4055

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Cyanogenmod's answer to Android's permissions

Comments Filter:

It isn't easy being the parent of a six-year-old. However, it's a pretty small price to pay for having somebody around the house who understands computers.

Working...