UI improvement: 1) easier to close tabs 2) enable deletion of history entries in omnibox 3) enable download pictures from web pages for android ICS and above 4) many tweaks to make the browser more user friendly Bug fix: fix all the crash cases reported
The application has access to the following:
full Internet access
Allows an application to create network sockets.
view network state
Allows an application to view the state of all networks.
fine (GPS) location
Access fine location sources such as the Global Positioning System on the phone, where available. Malicious applications can use this to determine where you are, and may consume additional battery power.
coarse (network-based) location
Access coarse location sources such as the cellular network database to determine an approximate phone location, where available. Malicious applications can use this to determine approximately where you are.
Your personal information
read contact data
Allows an application to read all of the contact (address) data stored on your phone. Malicious applications can use this to send your data to other people.
discover known accounts
Allows an application to get the list of accounts known by the phone.
read phone state and identity
Allows the application to access the phone features of the device. An application with this permission can determine the phone number and serial number of this phone, whether a call is active, the number that call is connected to, ect.
prevent phone from sleeping
Allows an application to prevent the phone from going to sleep.