Kami needs to ask for various permissions in order to run correctly.
Google Drive Permissions:
Chrome Extension Permissions:
Read and change all your data on the websites you visit - This is used to allow auto-opening of Web files with Kami. This can be disabled in your account settings.
Display notifications - This is used to display a notification when your collaborators edit a document.
Communicate with cooperating websites - This is used to allow the Kami Web/Google Drive app to use the Text to Speech Tool and other functions that require the Kami extension.