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FaceApp Privacy Issues In The Spotlight

FaceApp Privacy Issues In The Spotlight

While SnapChat may have cornered the market initially, recently another app has been grabbing people’s attention. FaceApp is an app that uses filters to make you look older/like a Hollywood celeb/blonder/like a hipster/younger, or just about anything else you can imagine, and it’s gone viral.

The problem is, it seems like privacy is a concern, and that anyone who uses the app is essentially signing away the rights to their image. Plus, the apps creators are using the app to harvest metadata from all the pictures loaded.

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Quick Look at the 2018 South by Southwest event – SXSW

Quick Look at the 2018 South by Southwest event – SXSW

South by Southwest (SXSW) The South by Southwest is an annual film, interactive media, conference and musical festival conglomerate that has been held since 1987 in Austin, Texas. The growth of SXSW has been steady ever since, with the 2017 event lasting ten days, five days of interactive media and seven days of music. TheRead more about Quick Look at the 2018 South by Southwest event – SXSW[…]