Photo Tagging

  • Instagram Officially Rolling Out Save Draft Feature

    … By David Cohen on Sep. 21, 2016 - 9:00 AM The Save Draft feature Instagram began testing last month is officially being rolled out to iOS and Android users. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network announced the update via tweet, with a link to this Help Center page: Trying to create a post that's just right? With the latest…

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  • Photo-Sharing Apps Under Fire for Tagging People in Pictures

    … people’s privacy. Here is a four-point solution to remedy the photo tagging problem: When collecting and retaining biometric identifiers, people should have an easy way to opt out. A simple one-touch button should be accessible on every electronically stored picture to permanently and universally remove and untag your images if identified within…

    AllFacebookin Social Google Facebook Twitter- 12 readers -
  • Fount Photo-Sharing App Lets You Buy Items While Browsing Pictures

    … Shop Your Way announced the official launch of its Fount photo-sharing and shopping application on iOS. The app allows users to browse photos and videos that contain products they can purchase within the app. With Fount, users can share images from their camera rolls or Instagram accounts, or take pictures within the app. Users can edit each…

    Inside Facebook- 11 readers -
  • Job Hunting? Both Weak and Strong Social Ties Can Help (Study)

    … What roles do close contacts on social networks and contacts that users have weaker ties to play during job searching? Facebook research scientist Moira Burke, Tufts University associate professor of economics Laura Gee and Stony Brook University assistant professor of sociology Jason Jones teamed up to answer that question, and they presented…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social- 16 readers -
  • How Did Facebook Create and Deploy its Friends Day Videos?

    … them into videos and making sure those videos appeared atop users’ News Feeds on the social network’s 12th birthday, Feb. 4. Lai and Lu detailed Facebook’s efforts in areas including load testing, efficiency improvement, capacity planning, keeping the social network’s infrastructure safe, ranking the photos to be included and the rollout process…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook How To's- 10 readers -
  • 7 Key Facebook Safety Tips

    … Facebook marked National Cyber Security Awareness Month with a seven-step plan for how its users can ensure their safety on the social network. The seven steps were described in an email to SocialTimes: 1) Do a Privacy Checkup Privacy Checkup walks you through three quick steps to help make sure only the people you want can see your stuff. You…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 14 readers -
  • Picjoy Photo Organization App Launches on iOS

    … While multiple iOS apps have attempted to help users organize their photos, Picjoy has thrown its hat into the ring in a bid to outdo them all. The app relies on what’s described as a “complex algorithm,” which automatically tags each image with tags relating to the time the photo was taken, its location data, month of the year and more…

    AllFacebook- 27 readers -
  • ‘View Hidden Photos of Anyone on Facebook?’ Not Quite, But …

    … It may not quite allow you to “view hidden photos of anyone on Facebook,” but Picturebook, a browser extension for Google Chrome, does provide a reminder for privacy-conscious Facebook users to untag themselves from photos that they don’t want other users to see. Karissa Bell of Mashable pointed out the inaccuracies in Picturebook’s product…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 24 readers -
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