Google quietly pulls a hidden feature in Android KitKat that allowed people to deny app permissions on a case-by-case basis.
Google's social network-powered sign-in system gives developers more nuanced options when asking for user permissions.
Creating new files and folders gives them a default permissions set that can allow access to them from other account, which may be concerning at first glance.
It won't cure all of your Mac's ills, but a quick and easy first step toward bringing a sluggish Mac back to health is using OS X's Disk Utility to repair disk permissions.
Dropbox includes a feature that should fix most permissions-related problems experienced with the cloud storage service.
Did you accidentally deny an app permission to use your location, or access your photos? Learn how to change app permissions in this post.
Sometimes file access errors in OS X may actually be related to a program's sandboxing rather than being a classic file permissions error.
A hidden feature called App Ops in Google's latest OS update allows you to turn off certain permissions for your apps, says Android Police.
When the setting to ignore permissions on secondary hard drives keeps toggling off, blocking access, here's what to try.
CNET tests a new "Start Now" option, but finds some annoyances -- like spam directed at both the user and his or her friends.