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Big Data vs Your Data

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(and its impact on your digital photos) Have you ever wondered what all the fuss is about big data? Have you considered how big data impacts YOUR data? We are going to address the issues the big data trend creates,

Posted in blog, Privacy

Your data is safe with us

Fotobounce provides a very high level of security

The Interweb has been abuzz with news of the latest security problem called “Heartbleed”. We wanted to provide an update to our users that their data was not affected by this SSL-related issue. Our servers employed a different version of

Posted in Privacy

Face recognition makes prime time with 60 Minute segment


Face recognition has made the big-time news with the feature segment this past weekend on the CBS news program “60 Minutes”. [Click here to watch: ] The slant on the segment was whether face recognition was an invasion of

Posted in Face Recognition, Privacy

Face Recognition and Privacy

face recognition

The interweb is buzzing about Facebook turning off its auto-face-tag feature for European users as a result of pressure from various European privacy groups. This situation highlights one of the critical weaknesses of Facebook and a key strength of Fotobounce.

Posted in Face Recognition, Privacy

A Face Could Launch a Thousand Tags


Face Recognition Data – should you be concerned? Face recognition has been a hot topic lately with some wide-ranging concerns being expressed about personal privacy. Before we can properly analyze and discuss the potential exposure face recognition poses to our

Posted in Face Recognition, Privacy, Sharing

Sharing Tips


Share and share alike? Not when it comes to sharing photos! The goal of this article is to stimulate some thinking about why and how you share your digital photos. As has been seen numerous times in the U.S. political

Posted in Photos, Privacy, Sharing