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Making the rounds this week is the rehashing of a December 2013 Huffington Post story by Sam Fiorella. The post paints an absolutely terrifying picture of the Facebook Messenger app, and the Android Permissions it requests access to.
Here's the thing, though: These scary stories aren't telling you the whole truth.
Our very own Phil Nickinson recently took the time to set the story straight. He dives into Android permissions and Facebook Messenger in detail, and paints a completely different (much less scary) picture. Remember, just because it sounds scary doesn't mean it is.