ogre_x wrote:Why has the application added the permission to directly call numbers?DIRECTLY CALL PHONE NUMBERS
Allows the application to call phone numbers without your intervention. Malicious applications may cause unexpected calls on your phone bill. Note that this does not allow the application to call emergency numbers.
On Facebook, Waze said "It used to be a requirement on some older phones and it's not required anymore. We will remove it in the next update."