Millions of older Android phones will soon get a crucial privacy upgrade

A handy privacy feature recently introduced for Android 11 and above will also be coming to older models, the company has confirmed. 

Describing the changes in a blog post, Google software engineers Peter Visontay and Bessie Jiang explained that the auto-reset feature for app permissions is expected to make an appearance on all Android 6.0 and above devices, starting this December.