• New AI-based age verification and social vouching are being tested by Instagram

    5 days ago - By AndroidPhoneFans

    New methods for users to confirm their age on Instagram are being introduced. In order to determine someone's age, the platform will now use video selfies and social vouching. The app will ask for evidence of age when someone tries to modify their age from under 18 to 18 or older. The user will pick three friends who are at least 18 years old to serve as vouch for them when they select social vouching. Those chosen will get a message asking them to validate their age; they have three days to reply. Additionally, they cannot be currently vouching for anyone else. Image
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  • Instagram is testing an age verification tool that requires users to perform a face scan

    Instagram is testing an age verification tool that requires users to perform a face scan

    5 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    Instagram is testing out new ways for users to verify their accounts, including one method that aims to estimate age with a video scan of the face. At present, one of the instances in which the app requires users to verify their age is when they edit their birth date, which can be done via pictures of ID cards. However, the Meta-owned app is now introducing a couple of new methods to help streamline this process - social vouching and AI estimation through video selfies. The former, social vouching, simply sees Instagram ask three mutual followers of the user to confirm how old they are...
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  • Apple Watch New App 'WatchTube' Lets Users Play YouTube on Their Small Screen

    Apple Watch New App 'WatchTube' Lets Users Play YouTube on Their Small Screen

    5 days ago - By Tech Times

    A new app called "WatchTube" now allows users to watch YouTube videos on their Apple Watch. Learn more.
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