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Cortana Android beta goes public


Permissions as per Google Play:

This app has access to:

Device & app history

Allows the app to view one or more of: information about activity on the device, which apps are running, browsing history and bookmarks


Uses one or more of: accounts on the device, profile data


Uses calendar information


Uses contact information


Uses the device's location


Uses one or more of: SMS, MMS. Charges may apply.


Uses one or more of: phone, call log. Charges may apply.

Photos / Media / Files

Uses one or more of: files on the device such as images, videos or audio, the device's external storage


Uses the device's microphone(s)

Wi-Fi connection information

Allows the app to view information about Wi-Fi networking, such as whether Wi-Fi is enabled and names of connected Wi-Fi devices

Device ID & call information

Allows the app to determine the phone number and device IDs, whether a call is active and the remote number connected by a call


download files without notification

receive data from Internet

full licence to interact across users

view Wi-Fi connections

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