Originally Posted by japiro.de
Can you explain why this App needs so many permissions? For example I don't see why it should need a permission to acquire my location for a tilt-jump game.
It's always nice to read what the permissions I grant are used for in the description of an app.
Thanks for the tip, I'll include permissions breakdown in Market description also.
OpenFeint online gaming network, Ads.
VIEW NETWORK STATE
Allow OpenFeint to detect network state.
Offline cache for OpenFeint.
COARSE (NETWORK-BASED) LOCATION
Ads system needs approximate device location for better ads targeting.
In future OpenFeint will need this for geo-location leaderboards.
PREVENT DEVICE FROM SLEEPING
Prevent the device from going to sleep while game is running.
Vibrating effects during game.