Permissions in the AndroidManifest.xml that allows an app to perform certain actions that are disallowed by default

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Permissions on Android are tricky to get right from a user perspective. Usually you only want to do something minor and innocuous (pre-fill a form with a contact's info) but the actual permission you have to request gives you much more power than necessary (access to ALL contact details, ever).