- 1 year ago

Facebook seeks patent on process that would ID your camera and images

Don't look now, but Facebook may get yet another way to track you: your camera. According to a new image fingerprinting patent filed by the company in January (that's Patent Publication US 20150124107 to you), the tech Facebook is developing could identify the exact camera used to shoot a photo. It would even recognize photos of yours that are uploaded to accounts, say, other than yours. According to Facebook's own analysis, it's every bit as spooky as it sounds. Not only would Facebook use the information in beneficial ways to suggest new friends, groups or events to users based on the connections between… This story continues at The Next Web
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