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The FBI says the photo-editing app that went viral this summer is a ‘significant counterintelligence threat’ because of its ties to Russia...

The FBI said FaceApp's Russia ties, which exposed its data to Russia's 'robust cyber exploitation abilities' made it a threat.
Britain's royal family, generation by generation.

How what you consider ‘old age’ changes when you turn 30, 40, 50, and 60

Are you as young as you feel? What age do you wish you could go back to? The research indicates that it depends on how old you are right now.
Is that comedian Bill Hader or actor Arnold Schwarzenegger? The Hader/Schwarzenegger deepfake, left; the real Bill Hader, right.

From pornographic ‘deepfakes’ to communist purges, these 11 images show we’re still being fooled by trick photography

AR and deepfakes are just the latest in a long line of reality-altering tools stretching back to airbrushes and simple glue.
I am not a celebrity yet. Forgive me.

Everything we know about the company behind FaceApp, the viral photo app that’s come under scrutiny for keeping your data

FaceApp, which went viral thanks to its old-age photo filter, recently sparked privacy concerns. Here's what we know about the company behind it.

Here’s the fastest way to delete your data from FaceApp, the viral app that’s stirring controversy about privacy and data collection

More than 12 million new users downloaded FaceApp in the past week, but now people are concerned that the Russian app could be misusing their photos.

Since going viral again for making people look old, FaceApp has been downloaded by 12.7 million new users

FaceApp has been going viral in the last week thanks to its ability to make anyone of any age look convincingly old.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer.

Top Democrat urges FBI and FTC to investigate FaceApp over its Russia ties

"It would be deeply troubling if the sensitive personal information of US citizens was provided to a hostile foreign power," Sen. Chuck Schumer wrote.
Audience using smartphones at DNC convention (2012).

The DNC reportedly sent out an alert to 2020 campaigns telling them to delete the viral aging app FaceApp over Russia concerns

"The benefits of avoiding the app outweigh the risks," DNC chief security officer Bob Lord reportedly said in the security alert obtained by CNN.
FaceApp's old age filter.

A psychologist explains why everyone is obsessed with a new viral app that shows what you’ll look like when you’re old

The app might have psychological effects, both good and bad, for the user, including perpetuating the downsides of being old.