Our CTO and Google Developer Expert (GDE) for Android, Larry Schiefer, recently spoke at Droidcon NYC about the permissions model changes in the upcoming Android M release. In this talk he covers some background on Android’s security architecture, the issues with the existing Android permissions system, and how the new permissions model changes will affect end users and developers.

The slides and sample code are both available at the links below.

Slides: http://po.st/KCsmJL
Sample code: https://github.com/hiq-larryschiefer/demopermissionsm