Face app ( web page in Play store)
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One day morning, Facebook was loaded with pictures of youngsters looking old. A twenty-year-old girl became an eighty-year-old grandma! Face app is behind all those fake photos. If you really want to know about what will be your look in your eighties and nineties, check face app. Before going to install, you should know about the app in detail.

What is face app?

Face app is a mobile application available on the Google Play Store and App Store. It was developed by Wireless Lab at St. Petersburg in Russia. The mastermind behind the app was Yaroslav Goncharov who worked in Microsoft as an engineer. It launched in 2017 and now came back with more features.

How does it work?

Artificial Intelligence is the backbone of Face app. Face app It uses ‘Neural Network Technology’ to generate a similar transformation of faces in the photographs. It can change the age, gender, facial expression within seconds.

Privacy questions!

Face app received a great come back from the users. More than, 100 million people downloaded this app from Play Store. It should consider whether they downloaded it after reading all the privacy terms and conditions. According to their manual “ We may share User Content and your information (including but not limited to, information from cookies, log files, device identifiers, location data, and usage data) with businesses that are legally part of the same group of companies that FaceApp is part of, or that become part of that group (“Affiliates”).

Affiliates may use this information to help provide, understand, and improve the Service (including by providing analytics) and Affiliates’ own services (including by providing you with better and more relevant experiences). But these Affiliates will honor the choices you make about who can see your photos.”

From this note, it is clear that the developers can share our details with any third-party tied up with them.

They can collect our data includes, Information we provided while installing the application, web history, internet protocol address, location, your device, browser type, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of clicks and how you interact with links on the Service, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information.

The developers saying that they are collecting all this information for improving the app and technology. Artificial Intelligence is the basis of the app. A few days back US top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer asked the FBI to review Face app.

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