CELL PHONE APP PERMISSION DEFINITIONS
ACCESS NETWORK STATE: This App Permission means they can tell what type of Internet Connection your Cell phone is using like if it is Wi-Fi or your Cell phone Data connection.
ACCOUNTS: This App Permission means they can use your cell phone to make calls and then TRANSFER THE CHARGES TO YOUR ACCOUNT!!!
CONTACTS: This Permission allows the App to get all your friend’s phone numbers and email addresses.
DIRECTLY CALL PHONE NUMBERS: This App Permission means THE APP CAN MAKE PHONE CALLS WITHOUT YOU KNOWING IT!
FULL NETWORK ACCESS: This App Permission means they can use your Wi-Fi or Cell Phone Data Connection WHENEVER THEY WANT–ESPECIALLY WHEN THEY WANT TO SHOW THE ADS THAT COME WITH THE APP!!!
OPEN NETWORK SOCKETS: This App Permission allows them to connect your device to the Internet 24/7–EVEN IF THEY DON’T NEED TO!
PHONE MEMORY APP: This is an APP that collects INFO (or DATA) about you from your phone!!
PHONE STATE: This App Permission means that the App can tell when you are on the Phone or not. If you are using SKYPE or an App like that, then this Permission is ok. If not, IT IS NOT OK!
SLEEP STATE: This is an App Permission that doesn’t allow your Phone or Tablet to go into “SLEEP MODE”.
CELL PHONE /MOBILE DEVICE WORD DEFINITIONS
IMEI NUMBER (INTERNATIONAL MOBILE EQUIPMENT IDENTIFIER): An IMEI number is the serial number on the back of your cell phone’s Sim Card.
JAILBREAK: To JAILBREAK means being able to make changes to your cell phone or tablet’s operating system.
NETWORK SOCKET: When the device is making a connection to a Server on the Internet.
ROOT ACCESS: ROOT ACCESS (also called “JAILBREAKING”) is being able to make changes to your cell phone and tablet’s main operating system.
5G: This is the new cell phone data speed as of 2019. 5G has data speeds of up to 20 Gbps!