Although the Messenger app is available for Android, i OS, Windows Phone and Black Berry, the main source of user angst comes from the lengthy list of app permissions you have to approve before you can download the Android app from Google Play.
Among the permissions the app requires are several that have given users reason to complain – when you install the Android app, you have to grant access to your device’s contacts, microphone, stored photos, videos, SMS messages, location, and more.
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The negative reaction seems to have been spurred in part by a December 2013 Huffington Post blog article titled The Insidiousness of Facebook Messenger’s Mobile App Terms of Service.
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