To do anything on a smartphone the app you are using the needs permission from other apps.
Like, I downloaded a new podcast player. Before it worked it needed permission to play audio.
Or to use a map, the map app wants permission to use your GPS location.
Or download Facebook and it wants permission to access your files and camera. It needs that permission for you to post a picture. Either one on your device or to take a pic with the camera.
Before downloading and using an app, always check the list of permissions the app wants access to.
If it's something like a calculator wanting access to your contact list,. It's a bullshit app.. they are trying to steal personal data.
A social media app may want alot of different permissions. You can select which permissions to allow, but this may effect how the app works
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